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2005 Plant List
Annual Flower Research at Bluegrass Lane - 2005
Dianthus | Dynasty | Pink Magic

Source: Ball Seed Co.


30-Jun: Perky, filled in nicely; 15-Jul: Nice color variations; 30-Jul: Too many dead blooms, deadhead last wk = futile, not much left when dead-headed, dead flowers detract, not full; 15-Aug: Better if deadheaded, needs dead heading to improve; 1-Sept: Needs dead heading, nice filler; 15-Sept: Flowers mutate w/senescence

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June 30

July 12

August 1

August 18

September 3

Copyright by the Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University.
More info about flower research, contact:

Dr. William Miller
Horticulture Section
School of Integrative Plant Science
135 Plant Science Bldg.
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
607-255-1799, Fax: 607-255-0599