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Correction of names?

Discussion in 'THE CROTON SOCIETY' started by irene_kingsley, Dec 29, 2010.

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  1. irene_kingsley

    irene_kingsley Active Member

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    Hi all,

    It's been some time since i'm active in forum.. haha.. Mainly busy with the project i am doing and tonnes of work pile up for me to do...

    I had received the latest shipment of crotons, and i need some help to see if the names are right.

    The names are as followed;
    * Received Names ** Smiliar names that i previously received

    Hybrid #11* - #11
    Diane Kelly* - Diane Kelley**
    Elaine Fisher*
    Flame*
    Irrestible*
    Jean Claude Fascell*
    Joanna Coppinger*
    Leah*
    Pictatum* - Picturatum**

    hahaha. thanks thanks..
     
  2. Croton Guru

    Croton Guru Banned

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    I sure would like to see a photo if possible of that one thats called "Leah" never heard of that one before :)
     
  3. Marie Nock

    Marie Nock Well-Known Member

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    Hi Irene,
    Good to have you back. Here are some ideas - without pictures, it's difficult. Dlaine and Kelly are names of two different crotons. I wonder if Elaine Fisher is Eleanor Fischler ( it's a long leaved green with a lot of yellow blotching)?
    Marie
     
  4. Crotonologist

    Crotonologist Active Member

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  5. Moose

    Moose Esteemed Member

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    IRENE WELCOME BACK !!! :eek:

    We have missed you here. ;)
     
  6. Jeff Searle

    Jeff Searle Well-Known Member

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    Speaking of missing people, where's Scott Mcintosh? I hope nobody ran him off....
     
  7. Moose

    Moose Esteemed Member

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    :rolleyes:
     
  8. Moose

    Moose Esteemed Member

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    It could be ... :confused:
     
  9. irene_kingsley

    irene_kingsley Active Member

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    hahahaha.. thanks! HAPPY NEW YEAR guys! =) i am lossing hair with work lately. hahaha.. so have been quite inactive.. =S oic.. okay. Tml i will take photos of them and upload in forum.. haha.. =))
     
  10. Moose

    Moose Esteemed Member

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    Irene - have you seen this list?

    Did you ever get some pictures of the plants you mentioned at the beginning of the thread? Please post if possible. :rolleyes:

    Ron. :)

    Some of the id's in Frank brown's book have been updated and some pictures were switched. This is an unofficial correction list and is for informational purposes only. This is draft and not a published accounting.



    Croton.errata.doc

    Page Location Incorrect Name **Correct Name

    11 - UR - * - Ralph Davis Hybrid, **Fred Sanders
    14 - LL - * - Davis #2, **Petra
    18 - UR - * - Hybrid in ... Garden, **White Polychrome
    18 - LR - * - Unnamed hybrid, **Crossroad – sport from Stoplight
    19 - LL - * - Sport on John Bender, **Juliet Reasoner
    19 - LR - * - Yellow Van Buren, **unknown
    27 - LL - * - Daisy Ortegas, **William Craig
    38 - LL - * - Picturatum, **Majesticum
    54 - LR - * - Dreer #7, **Rapture
    55 - LL - * - Ralph Davis Hybrid, **Jungle Queen
    59 - UL - * - Majesticum, **Picturatum
    74 - LL - * - Unnamed hybrid...Place, **Rosie O’Grady (see photo on p54)
    75 - UL - * - General Lawrence, **Mons Florin
    75 - LL - * - Mons Florin, **General Lawrence
    75 - MR - * - ... Harvest Moon, ** General Lawrence
    79 - LL - * - Lady Bird Johnson, **Charles Rutherford (see p 31)
    82 - LR - * - Red Arrow, **Davis Compacta
    86 - ML - * - Ralph Davis Hybrid, **Michaelangelo
    103 - UL - * - McKenzie King, **Unknown
    103 - UR - * - Barbara Bush, **Evening Embers
    107 - LL - * - Rainbow, **Catherine Gephardt
    110 - UL - * - Van Buren seedling , **Super California
    110 - ML - * - Hybrid in...Garden, **Michaelangelo (see p 86 ML)
    110 - UR - * - Baron Rothschild, **Sandborne Jr.
    110 - LR - * - Unnamed Hybrid, **Madame Fernand Kohl
    120 - UL - * - Michaelangelo, **unknown
    120 - UR - * - Henry VIII, **Evening Embers
    120 - LR - * - Nancy Reagan, **McKenzie King

    Crotons labeled Plat Oak from Searle Bros. are Plaid Oak.
     

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