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Re: New Lowe's

Chris, most Menards are, I believe, set up alike.  Where do they have the
plants at your M?  I've gotten their boxed dormant perennials inside, but
they don't have potted plants there.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Christopher P. Lindsey" <lindsey@mallorn.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Tuesday, July 19, 2005 12:01 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] New Lowe's

> > Because, when they label it "Sambo Lemon" I can track them down and say
> > to their PR flack: "Not acceptable. No one has ever heard of 'Sambo
> > lemon'. A Google search turns up only customers as dissatisfied as I
> > am. The genus is obviously Citrus, the species may or may not be limon
> > or limetta. In either case, what is the variety and where is it
> > registered? I have your Florida plant registration number."
> I've noticed that about Lowes here too.  Their plants are often misnamed,
> so I rarely buy things unless it's a plant that I already know well.
> Menards is even worse though -- I've found Penstemon labeled as Sedum,
> Aster labeled as Geranium, etc.  The prices are really good if you can
> go in and identify the plants on your own though.
> Chris
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