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RE: The Devil's Garden-Jim?

  • Subject: RE: The Devil's Garden-Jim?
  • From: "andreah" <andreah@hargray.com>
  • Date: Mon, 13 Jul 2009 06:32:48 -0400

Roger that-THANKS!
A

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On Behalf
Of james singer
Sent: Sunday, July 12, 2009 12:46 PM
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Subject: Re: [CHAT] The Devil's Garden-Jim?

Right. Get a gallon gas can at Wal-Mart and buy a gallon of diesel  
fuel at the gas station.

On Jul 12, 2009, at 9:29 AM, andreah wrote:

> OK I know this sounds naove, but where would one go about obtaining  
> diesel
> oil? Are we talking from a diesel pump at the gas station? THANKS!
> A
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net]  
> On Behalf
> Of james singer
> Sent: Friday, July 10, 2009 11:22 AM
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] The Devil's Garden
>
> A useful [but somewhat tedious] way to kill a persistent plant without
> risk of contaminating the soil is to carefully paint the growing tips
> with diesel oil. I've used this method to kill Brazilian pepper stumps
> when nothing else seemed to work or was deemed too dangerous to try.
>
>
> On Jul 10, 2009, at 2:54 AM, andreah wrote:
>
>> I have come to the conclusion that Wisteria is Satan's Plant. Now I
>> hate it
>> as much as I hate squirrels. I have purchased the Devil's Garden.
>> Sigh. When
>> I would much rather be tending other wonderful plants, I am battling
>> the 9
>> million wisteria shoots that surface every 5 minutes. These vines
>> are old,
>> and huge and no matter how much you cut them they sprout again,
>> which I knew
>> they would, but it's still infuriating.
>>
>> What to do? Cut them and start spraying the new growth with Round-
>> Up? I've
>> got to get some of this under control. It's making me crazy.
>>
>> A
>>
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>
> Inland Jim
> Willamette Valley
> 44.99 N 123.04 W
> Elevation 148'
> 39.9" Precipitation
> Hardiness Zone 8/9
> Heat Zone 5
> Sunset Zone 6
> Minimum 0 F [-15 C]
> Maximum 102 F [39 C]
>
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Inland Jim
Willamette Valley
44.99 N 123.04 W
Elevation 148'
39.9" Precipitation
Hardiness Zone 8/9
Heat Zone 5
Sunset Zone 6
Minimum 0 F [-15 C]
Maximum 102 F [39 C]

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