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Re: New Lowe's

I sometimes want them even smaller! (I can wait...)

Cathy, west central IL, z5b

On Jul 22, 2005, at 5:16 AM, james singer wrote:

> Makes sense to me. Younger ones do seem to adapt faster, and  
> probably in a year's time, you can't tell the difference between a  
> 1-gallon plant and a 3- or 5-gallon plant. Unless, of course, there  
> is some other age-dependent factor, such as flowering or fruiting  
> age, that trumps size and cost.
> On Jul 21, 2005, at 10:33 PM, Cathy Carpenter wrote:
>> Speaking of size of plants/containers, I suppose I'm weird, but one
>> of the reasons I buy mail order is that I usually WANT smaller
>> plants. I find that smaller ones sometimes make the transition to my
>> garden quicker and they are easier to fit into an awkward space (like
>> between tree roots or next to a drainage pipe - where I can't dig a
>> big hole, but once planted, the roots can make their own space.
>> Cathy, west central IL, z5b
> Island Jim
> Southwest Florida
> 27.0 N, 82.4 W
> Hardiness Zone 10
> Heat Zone 10
> Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
> Maximum 100 F [38 C]
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