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Re: question for those used to gardening in heat!

Well, I have more chances to build upper body strength. The well guy had an
emergency in the north end of the county where lightning knocked out all of
the wells at the rendering plant. :-(

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Chapel Ridge Wal Mart National Hearing Center"
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Thursday, June 30, 2005 11:48 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] question for those used to gardening in heat!

> Re > watering ( still by hand, carrying every gallon.
> That can be a royal pain evenif it does build upper strength.  We had that
> problem with a newly installed daylily bed.  It needed water to get
> established - later it could take care of itself - but it was quite
> from any water source.  I used a flat mesh cart with sides and filled it
> with 6 five-gallon buckets.  filled the buckets and my 3gallon watering
> with water and trundled the whole thing down ther, sloshing as I traveled,
> but not losing much.Then transferred the water from the buckets to the can
> as needed.
> Kitty

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