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RE: First sighting now Frost

I learned not to put anything in the ground till Memorial weekend
period. I do plant up containers that can be dragged inside the garage
if need be. Seems around memorial weekend we get some kind of bad storm
here with hail and wind and frost and always destroys anything in the
ground. Besides I am always running late and still cleaning up beds or
something before that anyways.


> All but three of them were container grown and sitting outside in the
> parking lot at Walmart for the past who knows how long...the other
> I bought at a plant sale at our community center and I have no idea
> about them. Now, today when I took a better look, it looks like all of
> them willl survive...the frost nipped the top several inches of each
> plant but the base of each plant also has a few inches of good foliage
> left...so a little shorter and a few weeks longer, but I think they'll
> eventually recover...what a way to learn a lesson!! Guess spring fever
> just got the better of me! :-)
> Melody, IA (Z 5/4)

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