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Re: Heronswood

> Cathy, I, too, prefer smaller plants.   I can tell you we are in the minority
> regardless if it is a shrub, tree, perennial or annual and if it is a
> bloomer, the more blooms the better.   It's that demand for instant
> gratification!

And of course, what they don't tell the consumers is that larger plants
take longer to recover.  The standard rule of thumb is that it takes
as many years for a tree to recover from transplanting as it is old.

So if you plant a ten year-old tree, it's going to take ten years for it
to be back at 100% and will need to be coddled that much longer.


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