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A couple mystery blooms

Posted by kaboehm 9a (My Page) on
Fri, Apr 4, 14 at 20:24

I have a mystery. Both these are repeat bloomers for 3 and 2 years...and they aren't at all what they weren't labeled. Any ideas to their ID? Stripey is creamy-yellow. Reddish-orange has a nice white picotee edge (it is a bit droopey after getting creamed by a pot of Best Seller!). I won't even tell you want they were labeled or who was selling them until we get some ideas on ID...will bring a smile or laugh to some on the list. I think many of us got the reddish-orange...
Thanks,
Kristi


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RE: A couple mystery blooms

Kristi,
Could the first be Cutting Edge? It is not as frilly as shown in promotional photos, but I am posting a guess because you have me intrigued about the seller.
Bill


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Bill, I got the bulbs in question in 2011 and 2012. Was Cutting Edge available in 2011?
K


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What they were doling out for Cutting Edge is very similar to your first flower though and since we still have yet to see the real Cutting Edge, I suppose anything is possible. Here is my rendition of cutting edge:

Donna


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Hmmmm...


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