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2005 Plant List
Annual Flower Research at Bluegrass Lane - 2005
Ornamental Millet | Purple Baron

Source: Ball Seed Co.


30-Jun: Foliage w/brown tips, nice color; good vertical effect; 15-Jul: Unkempt look, dry leaves on some plants, leaf burn, great looking but a little unhealthy ; 30-Jul: Some extremely large plants, some burnt leaves, ok; 15-Aug: Old foliage detracts ; 1-Sept: Quality decreased over time, dying off; 15-Sept: Totally un-uniform

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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