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Re: note to all planning on trimming large shrubs & small trees
gardenchat@hort.net
  • Subject: Re: note to all planning on trimming large shrubs & small trees
  • From: Pam Evans <gardenqueen@gmail.com>
  • Date: Tue, 21 Dec 2010 15:12:07 -0600

no pine trees here, just hackberry, pecan, redbud, privet, viburnums & a few
unidentified types.

On Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 3:02 PM, james singer <inlandjim1@q.com> wrote:

> Good grief. Glad you're okay. But I thought you were supposed to trim xmas
> trees this time of year, not privet.
>
>
>
> On Dec 21, 2010, at 12:50 PM, Pam Evans wrote:
>
>   Always wear something on your head and safety glasses.  Why you ask?
>>  Well,
>> I was trimming back a large overgrown privet up on a step ladder, large
>> limb
>> cut loose where I wanted it to, but hit the edge of jerkboy's roof on his
>> shack and flipped back and coldcocked me in the head.  The do rag I always
>> wear kept it from tearing the skin and all my glasses are safety glasses
>> (I
>> get them through work) and that saved the left eye.  Happened so fast I
>> couldn't jump off the ladder.  Just dressed it w/ lemon verbena/witch
>> hazel
>> toner.  It's turning sriously purple already.  That ought to start some
>> rumors at work tomorrow - LOL.  Oh well.   So if you're gonna do any
>> heavy trimming over your head - words to the wise my friends!   Be safe -
>> Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays & like that....
>>
>> --
>> Pam Evans
>> Kemp TX
>> zone 8A
>>
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> Himself
>
> "I spent most of my money on booze, birds, and fast cars. The rest I just
> squandered."--George Best
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-- 
Pam Evans
Kemp TX
zone 8A

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