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From: Petra Schmidt <petra at PLANTDELIGHTS.COM>
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Ah ha...and now we hit on another important topic...aroid
registration...yes, our IAS does have a formal process for registering
hybrids/cultivars.  And the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature
gives specific rules to the naming of hybrids.  We've overlooked that
subject on our web site and will need to add it there.

----- Original Message -----
From: "irisman" <irisman at AMERITECH.NET>
Sent: Thursday, March 07, 2002 12:00 AM
Subject: Re: triphyllum colors,.hybridization, intergeneric stuff, etc.

> Hello All--I see that I did prompt some discussion.  I am in another gr=oup
> where irisman is known   --I will try to identify myself each time in t=his
> group,  but I have to learn a new set of habits, then, not too easy at =my
> age,(78) where learning a new password is a trial.
> I would hope that nobody would want to pass off hybrids as species, the
> problem of identification is tough enough ,it would appear.  Isn't ther=e a
> nomenclatural committee somewhere, (international?) that also has rules
> registering hybrids with known parentage ?   Or am I spoiled because of=my
> iris associations?  The species identification problem with irises is
> troubled  also, even after 300 years or so of taxonomic revisions., but
> there's more published, and more , so most of us have better illusions,
> probably.
>   Adam Fikso, 3620 Glenview rd.,  Glenview, IL USDA Zone 5a -- to -25F
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Jim McClements, Dover, DE z6" <JimMcClem at AOL.COM>
> Sent: Wednesday, March 06, 2002 7:13 PM
> Subject: Re: triphyllum colors,.hybridization, intergeneric stuff, etc.
> > In a message dated 3/6/02 3:54:41 PM, irisman at AMERITECH.NET writes:
> >
> > << I also had to ask about the list because different lists have quit=e
> > different unspoken conventions for answering, or "talking" and I was
> trying
> > to find my way, being somewhat intrusive, outspoken, etc
> >  >>
> >
> > Having watched this exchange, I would like to point out that most lis=ts
> > suggest that a writer identify himself. Alpine-L, for instance, stron=gly
> > suggests/requires that one give his/her name and place of residence.
> > difficult to get into the mood to respond to anonymous postings. (If
> > name is really irisman. you have my apologies).
> >
> > Jim McClements, Dover, Delaware, USA

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