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Re: A taste of spring
gardenchat@hort.net

You are lucky if you miss this stuff!
Tricia
----- Original Message ----- From: "BONNIE_HOLMES" <bonnie_holmes@comcast.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Tuesday, February 01, 2011 4:54 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] A taste of spring


We in ETN are getting rain so far. It has been warm for the past four days with highs in the 50s+.

B
ETN Zone 7
Remember the River Raisin, the Alamo, the Maine, Pearl Harbor, 911.

----- Original Message ----- From: "Tricia" <pdickson@sbcglobal.net>
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Sent: Tuesday, February 1, 2011 11:33:01 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] A taste of spring

Get ready Cathy!! We are really getting it. Here in Western Ok we have
over 4 inches.... but still coming down with 45 mile hour winds... 8 degrees
with -15 wind chill.
Tulsa has 12-15 inches and it is still coming down.
What are they prediciting for you guys?
Tricia
western Ok, zone 6b
----- Original Message ----- From: "Catharine Carpenter" <cathycrc@comcast.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Tuesday, February 01, 2011 8:51 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] A taste of spring


Just signs of a massive blizzard bearing down on us, according to the
weather people, but so far, nary a flake! Cold and windy, though. Do
orchids blooming inside count??
Cathy, west central IL, z5b

On Jan 29, 2011, at 6:43 PM, Daryl wrote:

Today was one of those rare days that makes me think that spring might
actually get here. It was 71 in the city, 69 in my garden. It was so
nice not
to have to wear a jacket and gloves. I even tossed the extra shirt by
noon. It
was a bit chill in the AM, with frost, but it warmed quickly.

The first Crocus is blooming, and the first of the daffs, probably
"February
Gold' are ready to pop. There must be 300 blooms on the Wintersweet. I
wish I
could bottle up the fragrance and send it to you.

The birds think it's spring, too. The winter warriors are back in the
woods.
Among the feeder birds, most are showing up in pairs. A pair of Robins
has
been eagerly examining every bit of lawn to catch the early worm. The
Mourning
Doves are who-who-who-whooing and House Finches are so proudly singing
love
songs that they blot out the traffic noise.

Are there any signs of spring in your neighborhood?

d

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