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Re: Re: Happy Birthday
gardenchat@hort.net

yes - 20% vinegar.  any nursery that carries organics should have it.
that's way stronger than grocery store stuff.


On Sun, Aug 3, 2014 at 4:12 PM, Theresa G <3a6a532b1@rewrite.hort.net>
wrote:

> And this is a special vinegar right?  Different than anything I could find
> in the grocery store?  I will have to hunt for it and hope someplace here
> has it.
>
>
> On Sun, Aug 3, 2014 at 2:05 PM, Pam Evans <f7dc1b051@rewrite.hort.net>
> wrote:
>
> > Theresa - I just spray it on what needs killed.  it comes in a spray
> bottle
> > and a big refill bottle.  it even kills sticker vines.  the stink is the
> > only drawback and that is temporary.  works best in hot weather which for
> > us is not a problem.
> >
> >
> > On Sun, Aug 3, 2014 at 3:50 PM, Theresa G <3a6a532b1@rewrite.hort.net>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > Japanese hybrid Anemone- and RHS lists is as a potential invasive.
> >  That's
> > > an understatement.  It makes getting rid of the Crocosmia easy by
> > > comparison.
> > >
> > >
> > > On Sun, Aug 3, 2014 at 7:11 AM, <5bef58771@rewrite.hort.net> wrote:
> > >
> > > > I don't know what kind of anemones we are talking about.  I grow
> >  Anemone
> > > > blanda, or Greek
> > > > anemones in the spring and Anemone hupehensis var. japonica,in the
> > fall,
> > > > but
> > > > neither is invasive.  I have grown both for years, and each is
> >  somewhat
> > > > naturlized,
> > > > but never a problem.  Deer love the Japanese anemones that bloom  in
> > the
> > > > fall, so
> > > > I don't get too many blossoms, but a few in a protected  spot.
> > > >
> > > > What kind of anemones are invasive, and what kind are difficult to
> >  grow?
> > > >
> > > > Auralie
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > In a message dated 8/3/2014 9:55:04 A.M. Eastern Daylight Time,
> > > > add8d9851@rewrite.hort.net writes:
> > > >
> > > > Envious, I can  never grow them.
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > >
> > > > From:  "Theresa G" <3a6a532b1@rewrite.hort.net>
> > > > To: "Garden Chat"  <gardenchat@hort.net>
> > > > Sent: Sunday, August 3, 2014 1:48:06 AM
> > > > Subject: Re: [CHAT] Re: Happy Birthday
> > > >
> > > > Happy Bday and thanks for  posting! I have been meaning to for a
> > while. I
> > > > am looking for any ideas of  how to get rid of anemone that is taking
> > > over
> > > > my garden. I have dug,  pulled, round-up (carefully with a paint
> brush
> > bc
> > > > other things are  nearby), and I cannot kill it. In fact it seems to
> > > regrow
> > > > from any tiny  root that is left behind. Any suggestions? If I don't
> > get
> > > > it out, it will  I'm afraid take over my entire front garden...
> > > >
> > > > Theresa
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > On  Sat, Aug 2, 2014 at 5:36 PM, Patricia Dickson
> > > > <f1892e901@rewrite.hort.net
> > > > > wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > Happy birthday Auralie!
> > > > > I too am curious  as to what happened to your diamond frost! I love
> > > that
> > > > > little plant  as a great filler in a pot!
> > > > >
> > > > > Patricia Dickson
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > > On Aug 2, 2014, at 6:45 PM, Pam Evans  <
> f7dc1b051@rewrite.hort.net
> > >
> > > > > wrote:
> > > > > >
> > > > > >  happy b-day indeed.
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > On Sat, Aug 2,  2014 at 5:42 PM, Zemuly Sanders <
> > > > > 430fae0d1@rewrite.hort.net>
> > > > > > wrote:
> > > > > >
> > > > > >> Sent from my iPad
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >>> On Aug 2, 2014, at 3:11 PM,  Aplfgcnys@aol.com wrote:
> > > > > >>>
> > > > > >>>
> > > > >  >>>
> > > > > >>> In a message dated 8/1/2014 10:43:42 P.M.  Eastern Daylight
> Time,
> > > > > >> zemuly@comcast.net writes:
> > > > >  >>> I wish you a very happy birthday.
> > > > > >>> Zem
> > > > > >>>
> > > > > >>> Sent from my iPhone
> > > > >  >>> Thanks, Zem. Chete took me to lunch at the Riverview
> Restaurant
> > >  in
> > > > > Cold
> > > > > >> Spring which has a
> > > > > >>>  stunning view of the Hudson Highlands and Storm King Mountain.
> > It
> > > > was
> > > > >  >> almost worth being 86 years old.
> > > > > >>>
> > > > >  >>> I will take advantage of this contact to ask a couple of
> > >  GardenChat
> > > > > type
> > > > > >> questions.
> > > > > >>>
> > > > > >>> The first is very simple. Why, here at beginning of  August,
> are
> > my
> > > > > >> dogwoods
> > > > > >> definitely showing
> > > > > >>> red leaves? It has been somewhat dry this summer, but  not a
> real
> > > > > >> drought,
> > > > > >> and only moderately
> > > > > >>> hot.
> > > > > >>>
> > > > > >>> Next  question is more complicated.
> > > > > >>> For several years I have  bought a plant at the local Arboretum
> > > plant
> > > > > >> sale to
> > > > >  >> grow in a pot on my
> > > > > >>> front stoop. This has been  Euporbia 'Diamond Frost'. Do you
> know
> > > it?
> > > > > >> It
> > > > >  >> is very delicate with
> > > > > >>> lacy growth, tiny leaves  with dark markings, and small white
> > > > star-like
> > > > > >> flowers. It  makes a bushy
> > > > > >>> little plant about a foot wide and high.  As I say, I have
> grown
> > > this
> > > > > >> several years, getting a new
> > > > > >>> plant each spring. I have one this year. Usually the  plant is
> > > about
> > > > > >> done
> > > > > >> by fall when I bring  things
> > > > > >>> in, but last fall we had an early frost threat,  and as the
> plant
> > > > still
> > > > > >> looked good, I brought it in and
> > > > > >>> put it under the lights where I start seed, and keep a  few
> > things
> > > > over
> > > > > >> the
> > > > > >> winter. It lost all  its
> > > > > >>> leaves before long, but the stems still were green,  so I left
> it
> > > > there.
> > > > > >> All
> > > > > >> winter, it kept  its green
> > > > > >>> look, so I let it stay, but finally when I  started seeds and
> > > needed
> > > > the
> > > > > >> space this spring I set the
> > > > > >>> pot outside and thought no more about it. Then a week or  so
> > ago, I
> > > > > >> happened
> > > > > >> to notice the pot
> > > > > >>> that I had put in an obscure spot, and it was full of  bright
> > green
> > > > > >> leaves.
> > > > > >> The plant has leafed  out
> > > > > >>> and is growing strongly, but instead of the tiny,  lacy growth,
> > the
> > > > > leaves
> > > > > >> are bright green and
> > > > > >>> more than twice a large as the original plant. I still  have
> the
> > > > plant
> > > > > >> label
> > > > > >> from that, and from  the
> > > > > >>> one I bought this year, and they are the same. What  has
> > happened?
> > > > > Side
> > > > > >> by
> > > > > >> side, the  two
> > > > > >>> plants really don't look a bit alike. Why has this  one changed
> > > from
> > > > > last
> > > > > >> year?
> > > > > >>>
> > > > > >>> Thanks for listening to my rant,
> > > > > >>>
> > > > > >>> Hope you are having a good summer.
> > > > > >>>
> > > > > >>> Auralie
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >>
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> > > > >  >
> > > > > > --
> > > > > > Pam Evans
> > > > > > Kemp TX
> > > > >  > zone 8A
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
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