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Re: gardenchat DIGEST V1 #226

Kitty, I'm growing the Purple Majesty Millet for the first time this year.  
Liked the purple foliage.  Didn't know if it would do well here....but so 
far, it is thriving despite our unusual dry and above average heat 
conditions.  Has not shown any signs of stress.  Nice clumper, and has filled 
out quite well, and continues to produce one inflorescence after another.  I 
think you will enjoy it.

zone 9
Texas Gulf Coast

In a message dated 5/18/2003 11:02:37 PM Central Standard Time, 
gardenchat-owner@hort.net writes:

> Date: Sun, 18 May 2003 23:08:59 -0500
> From: "Kitty Morrissy" <kmrsy@earthlink.net>
> Subject: RE: [CHAT] Making a molehill...
> I had to pick up a dozen or so annuals/tender perennials for the Hort Ed's
> lunch talk the other day.  Did find a few interesting things. 
> Alternanthera 'Purple Treadmill' is sort of intriguing.  Fuchsia
> 'Firecracker'.  Some nice Diascias and a very lovely double Impatiens with
> variegated leaves.  And of course a Purple Majesty Millet, but he broke the
> inflorescence off just before the lunch.  Had a lot of trouble finding AAS
> winners this year.  Only found the Millet, Blue Wave Petunia, and
> Gaillardia 'Bicolor'.  No sign of the other petunia, the eustoma or the
> Vinca.
> Kitty

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