hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
 Navigation
Articles
Gallery of Plants
Blog
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Patents
Mailing Lists
    FAQ
    Netiquette
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
Links
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

Unauthorized use of a plant doesn't invalidate it's patent

RSS story archive

RE: Edging Plants - Southeastern US


And, they do very well here...ETN Zone 7/7, which is definitely
Southeastern US but not in the tropical section as Jim is.  We have lots of
humidity...I have to really work to keep my herbs going.  I have my
Heuchera in the shade and they get a weekly watering if we don't get rain.


> [Original Message]
> From: Johnson Cyndi D Civ 95 CG/SCSRT <cyndi.johnson@edwards.af.mil>
> To: gardenchat@hort.net <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Date: 7/20/2006 10:58:03 AM
> Subject: RE: [CHAT] Edging Plants - Southeastern US
>
> But heuchera do very well at my house, and we definitely get hot. Perhaps
> it's humidity and heat they don't like? 
>
>
> Cyndi
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
Behalf
> Of Pam Evans
> Sent: Wednesday, July 19, 2006 5:06 PM
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Edging Plants - Southeastern US
>
> Heuchera can't take the heat here.  Tried 'em twice.  Even in nearly full
> shade and lots of water - no dice.  Waste of time and money.  Too bad, I
> like them very much.
>
> On 7/19/06, james singer <islandjim1@verizon.net> wrote:
> >
> > Apparently they don't. Never see them--even in the box stores where 
> > lots of inappropriate stuff turns up. Too bad, too; they were among my 
> > favorites when I lived in SoCal. Never see saxifragia, either, or 
> > billbergia, which is odd since it's one of the bromeliad tribe.
> >
> >
> > On Jul 19, 2006, at 6:48 PM, Sheri Ann Richerson wrote:
> >
> > > Jim,
> > >
> > > Thanks for the info. I don't "edge" per se either!
> > >
> > > How do Heuchera (Coral Bells) do in your part of the world?
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > Sheri
> > >
> > > --------------------------------------------------------------------
> > > - To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the 
> > > message text UNSUBSCRIBE GARDENCHAT
> > >
> > >
> > 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]
> >
> > ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> > To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the 
> > message text UNSUBSCRIBE GARDENCHAT
> >
> >
>
>
> --
> Pam Evans
> Kemp TX
> zone 8A
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the message
> text UNSUBSCRIBE GARDENCHAT
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the
> message text UNSUBSCRIBE GARDENCHAT

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the
message text UNSUBSCRIBE GARDENCHAT



Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index



 © 1995-2015 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement