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Re: Re: Re: Rayna's new house & euonymus


They just don't "get it" dear. What can I tell you? You have the
gardening bug or you don't. My neighbors think I'm bonkers being outside
all afternoon and evening when it's been 100 degrees all week. Oh well.


Pam Evans
Kemp, TX
zone 8A
----- Original Message -----
From: Jesse Bell
Sent: 8/4/2004 8:16:46 AM
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Re: Rayna's new house & euonymus

> YES..that is exactly the boxwood I have too. It's perfect. And I am in
> zone 6. It said to take the cuttings in July...but I may go ahead and
> try a few and see how they do (for outdoor rooting). If it works...next
> year I'm gonna go NUTS and have more hedges than I know what to do with!
> Between my tiller and my new weed-eater....I am NEVER in the
> house...last night I was out till dark...sweat dripping off my nose from
> the humidity. My kids look at me like I'm smoking crack...they can't
> understand why ANYbody would want to be out there working in that
> weather. I'm out there making my Native American Medicine Wheel
> Garden...and my husband looks at my drawings and says, "why...?" *sigh*
> 
> 
> 
> Kitty <kmrsy@comcast.net> wrote:
> Jesse,
> I found it, scanned it. The first picture looks strange because I had to
> change the color depth in order to rotate it. But it is just a hand,
> holding the cutting with rooting hormone on it - and yes, the cutting they
> show does have fingers. It's not a big article, actually just sort of a
> sidebar on an article about the boxwoods at Mount Vernon. "The Presidential
> Box: Growing It from Cuttings" discusses Buxus sempervirens 'Suffruticosa'
> and says it can be rooted outdoors as far north as Zone 6. You may have to
> make some adjustments if you are colder and / or if you're doing a different
> species.
> 
> I'm sending you the jpg privately. If anyone else wants it, let me know.
> 
> Kitty
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Jesse Bell" 
> To: 
> Sent: Wednesday, August 04, 2004 1:05 PM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Re: Rayna's new house & euonymus
> 
> 
> > That would be excellent. I watched a gardening show and I spoke with a
> > nursery owner and they both said to cut a branch that has "fingers" on
> > the end, dip it in rooting compound and then place it in loose soil with
> > lots of peatmoss etc. (which is exactly how I did the euonymus)
> >
> >
> >
> > Kitty wrote:
> > Oh! I have an article that deals with boxwood cuttings specifically. Maybe
> > I can find it.
> > Kitty
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Jesse Bell"
> > To:
> > Sent: Wednesday, August 04, 2004 9:52 AM
> > Subject: [CHAT] Re: Rayna's new house & euonymus
> >
> >
> > > They are in the Euonymus family...."golden euonymus" and I lost the tag
> > > on the other one but it's just the variegated green one. Fairly common
> > > shrubs around here. Next on my list - BOXWOODS.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > Kitty wrote:
> > > Jesse,
> > > What kinds of shrubs? I'm not very successful at it, but I have managed
> a
> > > few Viburnums and Deutzia.
> > >
> > > Kitty
> > >
> > > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > > From: "Jesse Bell"
> > > To:
> > > Sent: Tuesday, August 03, 2004 9:31 PM
> > > Subject: [CHAT] Re: Rayna's new house...
> > >
> > >
> > > > ooh, ooh...me too, me too. I'm so proud of myself...I propagated a
> BUNCH
> > > > of shrubs this year and they are all sitting there...waiting to be
> > > > planted. Just wanted to prove to myself that I could do it. I know all
> > > > of ya'll are master gardeners and advanced master gardeners...and
> > > > gardeners extraordinare....but me...well, I'm still learning..and I
> get
> > > > so tickled with myself when I do well. AND...ohmygoshI'msoexcited...I
> > > > started a whole BUNCH of sedum too...if she wants some, just say the
> > > > word. I've got seeds, plants, shrubs...you name it.
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Jess
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > wrote:
> > > > Me too Bonnie - anything I can send for her yard - just say the word!
> > > >
> > > > Pam Evans
> > > > Kemp, TX
> > > > zone 8A
> > > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > > From: Donna
> > > > Sent: 8/3/2004 12:24:11 PM
> > > > To: gardenchat@hort.net
> > > > Subject: Re: RE: [CHAT] last night's experience;Grandma's
> > > &Seibenthalers;and Rayna's new house...
> > > >
> > > > > Great news for Rayna.... she must be happy and you I am sure are
> > proud!
> > > > >
> > > > > If there is something I can send to help with the garden... let me
> > know.
> > > > >
> > > > > Donna
> > > > >
> > > > > > BTW, to the group in general, daughter Rayna moved into her first
> > > house
> > > > > > (bought on her own without anyone's help) and is excited!
> > > > >
> > > >
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