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Re: runner plants

Well I live in the country - yes, Kemp is a town (1100 residents - I
thing they count dgos, cats and chickens) but this place will be vacant
for some time I believe. It will take time for someone to really
evaluate it. It was a drug house when I bought it and it took damn near
a year just to get all the broken glass out of the yard. It took 6
months of answering the door at all hours of the night w/ a 12 gauge in
my hand to run off the prison meat. Then I had the black gumbo clay to
deal with. I wonder some times how much I could do w/ good soil. Every
bed has to be prepared 3 months in advance. And all dug up by hand -
extra clay to the berm on the property line - lava sand and compost dug
in 18" deep. And so forth. I don't believe anyone will love this tiny
plot (80 X 200) as much I do but I pray a gardener will buy it. I haveno
decendents to leave it to, unlikely one of Jesse's girls or son will
want it. They're the closest thing I have to nieces and a nephew.

So - there you go.  Do what you want, when you want to do it and don't worry about "later"

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: Kitty <kmrsy@earthlink.net>
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Tue, 29 Apr 2003 12:31:11 -0500 (EST)

>Well, Pam, I don't plan on kicking the bucket any time soon....
>But when I do, since this is a family type neighborhood, new owners
>would probably just bulldoze the gardens to make room for hopscotch,
>tag, and a swimming pool.
>-------Original Message-------
>From: "Pamela J. Evans" <gardenqueen@gbronline.com>
>Sent: 04/29/03 01:36 PM
>To: gardenchat@hort.net
>Subject: Re: Re: Re: [CHAT] runner plants
>> Oh my dear, that is a tad morbid. I figure anyone who buys my place will
>be enough of a gardener (there's hardly any lawn) that they'll know what
>it is or just enjoy it and not care!! I probably should write it down
>though (If I ever get the time)
>---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
>From: "Kitty Morrissy" <kmrsy@earthlink.net>
>Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
>Date:  Mon, 28 Apr 2003 21:13:49 -0500
>>> Well I know the names of nearly everything I've planted,
>>I KNOW the names of everything I've planted, it's just that occasionally
>>rooting around in the brain for the name when I need it doesn't bring it
>>mind fast enough.  More often the problem is that I know the botanical,
>>the person I'm showing it to wants the common.  I fear that as the years
>>march by, I might have more trouble.  Also, on a morbid note, when I die,
>>there's the slightest chance that the next person in this house might
>>to know what's out there!
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>Pam Evans
>Kemp TX/zone 8A
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>If you have weeds, you don't have enough plants.
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A


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