Yippee...uh, darn it: the lily I wanted sold out

linnea56(z5 IL)November 22, 2009

Just when I decided I wanted American Spirit Orienpet, it sold out.

Every year I check the sales every few days and hope they run out before I order more. I remember looking at this one last year too.

This time I feel sad. Maybe it's because the weather is still warm enough to plant (though by the time it arrived, it doubtless would not be).

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hostaholic2 z 4, MN

I so know the feeling!

    Bookmark   November 23, 2009 at 9:20PM
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elleni(4a)

The "American Flame" looks similar and is still shown as in-stock at BloomingBulb.

Here is a link that might be useful: Orienpet American Flame

    Bookmark   November 23, 2009 at 11:39PM
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linnea56(z5 IL)

Oh, you trouble maker youÂ.though I guess IÂm still safe. For now.

What I liked about American Spirit was that fine pink or red outline around the yellow throat. Like what would be called a watermark if it was a daylily, not sure if it has a name in a true lily. American Flame is nice but it looks like mostly yellow and white

    Bookmark   November 23, 2009 at 11:53PM
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