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Re: spider mites/curttings


Mine too Kitty, believe me. And this time of year my house goes to h***
in a handbasket because housework is on the bottom of my priority list!
The only time my house gets a real spiffy good cleaning is when I get
the odd wild hair or when Jesse comes to visit. LOL


---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: "Kitty" <kmrsy@comcast.net>
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Sun, 6 Jul 2003 16:51:07 -0500

>Cathy, Pam,
>Thanks, but I AM lazy....and I like it that way.
>
>Growing up, my sister, Pat, was 18 mos older and we shared a room.  There's
>a picture of us in our pajamas standing next to our twin beds.  You could
>bounce a quarter off her bed; her pajama top was tucked in and she's
>standing straight as an arrow.  then there's me - with the rumpled bed
>clothes, pajamas askew, leaning against the headboard.  I always was the
>lazy one.
>
>My garden is my haven.  Working in it IS being lazy, as other things don't
>get done.  And if things don't get done in the garden, it's really ok.  Some
>years I even forget to fertilize - at all.  So this year I reversed things.
>Instead of waiting to fertize until after all new plants were in, when it's
>way late, for the first time ever, I spread about 40 pounds of organic
>fertilizer (Brent & Becky's cricket poop base fertilizer) on everything
>(bulbs, shrubs, everything) in early April.  It does seem to have helped.
>
>My garden will never be on a tour, but it's comfy and lazily tended.
>
>Kitty
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Pamela J. Evans" <gardenqueen@gbronline.com>
>To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
>Sent: Sunday, July 06, 2003 4:01 PM
>Subject: Re: [CHAT] spider mites/curttings
>
>
>> Kitty - I can think of many good adjectives to describe you darlin' - lazy
>doesn't even make the 1st cut - so there!!
>>
>> :-D
>>
>> ---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
>> From: cathy carpenter <cathyc@rnet.com>
>> Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
>> Date:  Sun, 6 Jul 2003 15:55:26 -0500
>>
>> >So many negatives! Kitty, applaud yourself!  Life is too short, and
>> >most of us have too many interests, to spend it babying plants. For
>> >myself, I look for plants that I like that like my midwest environment
>> >and are generally resistant to the ills that afflict most of their
>> >over-hybridized brethren. Yes, occasionally I succumb to a particularly
>> >interesting plant, but at least my protection work is minimal.
>> >Cathy
>> >On Sunday, July 6, 2003, at 02:02 PM, Kitty wrote:
>> >
>> >> I'm pretty much organic, too.  Actually, I'm more neglanic than
>> >> organic.  I
>> >> just don't do ANYTHING unless necessary.  Lazy, busy, bad timing, lots
>> >> of
>> >> reasons.
>> >> Kitty
>> >
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>> Kemp TX/zone 8A
>>
>>
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Kemp TX/zone 8A



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