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Re: Wow - brug

  • Subject: Re: Wow - brug
  • From: "Kitty" <kmrsy@comcast.net>
  • Date: Sat, 21 Mar 2009 16:38:16 -0500

A friend gave me a start from her Brugmansia last year. I potted it on to a larger size when I grought it in to the garage for the fall. I had no intention of keeping it as they get so huge and I do not intend to do the dragging every year, so it is going in my plant sale next month. Guess, what....the darned thing is blooming! In the cold garage!

neIN, Zone 5
----- Original Message ----- From: "james singer" <inlandjim1@q.com>
To: "Garden Chat" <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Saturday, March 21, 2009 2:05 PM
Subject: [CHAT] Wow

Sure been quiet.

Did my first 4 hours on the Master Gardener desk yesterday. Slow day
there, too--about seven phone calls and only two walk-ins. Issues de
jour seemed to be carpenter ants--hint: they're swarming now--and
fertilizing blueberries. Also got a couple of calls about our plant
sale: when? [first Saturday in May]; will we have heirloom tomatoes?
[about 40 varieties].

Kinda boring, so I read through the log to see what kind of calls
other shifts had gotten [mostly carpenter ants and blueberries] but
about a week ago someone called in for information on grafting figs.
Wish I'd gotten that call; it would've been fun.

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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