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Found in my garden. What a beauty!
« on: September 08, 2010, 12:33:43 »
Hi all,

This plant was found in my garden this morning. Now safely in a pot. What can it be? Look at the difference between it and the normal orange in the front! I am over the moon!!!

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Must be a first flower and must have been bred by my late father Dries. He would have made a somersault!
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« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2010, 13:29:20 »
Beautiful Fritz.
Call it "Driesman".
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Re: Found in my garden. What a beauty!
« Reply #2 on: September 08, 2010, 14:13:17 »
good idea Stef! and so the plant had a name "Driesman"
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« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2010, 14:31:58 »
Nice Fritz that is a supprice, something to breed with for a green throat yellow. or a pastel colour green throat.
Stef why call it Driesman?
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Re: Found in my garden. What a beauty!
« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2010, 16:40:33 »
Nice Tulip shape florets .. I like ..and the name too .. i hope some of my seedlings from Dries turns out like this

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« Reply #5 on: September 08, 2010, 18:35:08 »
Frits, it is just a way I would have called Dries, when we had some discussions, and it is a plant which originates from Dries's collection.
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« Reply #6 on: September 08, 2010, 19:36:09 »
Fritz,
I can remember your dad finding treasure like this before! It feels sad and funny at the same time, thinking of Dries finding a first time flowerer like this, and now you too it feels like deja vu.
I can clearly remember him finding a tiny variegated seedling, and then going out to look for more under the shrubs - and he found more! He showed us here on the forum, just like you.
I feel like I know that garden through him just on the forum, and I can't imagine how much you miss him, because I miss Dries a lot.

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Re: Found in my garden. What a beauty!
« Reply #7 on: September 08, 2010, 21:23:55 »
Hey Fritz, what a nice find! The flowers resemble very much to Florid White Lips (shape and outward colour of the petals), maybe our dear Dries used some White Lips and a light GT for it.
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« Reply #8 on: September 08, 2010, 23:12:34 »
Wonderful flower Fritz,
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« Reply #9 on: September 08, 2010, 23:32:58 »
Beautiful plant Dries!
I hope it keeps the green as the flowers mature. Nice subtle colour!
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Re: Found in my garden. What a beauty!
« Reply #10 on: September 09, 2010, 08:03:08 »

I feel like I know that garden through him just on the forum, and I can't imagine how much you miss him, because I miss Dries a lot.
Thank you Michael. Walking through the garden this time of the year brings back a lot of good memories. I can see him just standing there pondering over the plants.

Joyce..I think you might just have a point there..maybe one of his first seedlings from a white lips x ??? crossing.

Thank you all for the nice comments. I will post a picture update before the plant goes down to see if the GT lasted.

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« Reply #11 on: September 10, 2010, 09:18:19 »
Lovely plant.

Excellent find.

You have a beautiful garden. :love1:

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« Reply #12 on: September 10, 2010, 09:52:10 »
Wow, stunning flower and great garden Fritz! I just love a garden full of clivias!

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« Reply #13 on: September 10, 2010, 10:25:01 »
Fritz, that dark flowered plant with the green throat near the front of the bottom pic would also be dug up and put in a pot if I found it in my garden!

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« Reply #14 on: September 10, 2010, 12:07:24 »
Fritz, that dark flowered plant with the green throat near the front of the bottom pic would also be dug up and put in a pot if I found it in my garden!

Running there to take it out straight away Michael, thanx all for the very nice comments!
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