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Re: Happy B-Day Pam!!!
  • Subject: Re: Happy B-Day Pam!!!
  • From: cathy carpenter <cathycrc@comcast.net>
  • Date: Wed, 18 May 2011 21:14:38 -0400

Best wishes! 

Sent from my iPhone

On May 16, 2011, at 2:08 PM, Aplfgcnys@aol.com wrote:

> Hope you've had more rain since, Pam.  How I wish I could send you some
> from here. We had one nice sunny day last week. The rest of the time
> has been deeply overcast if not raining.  It's been raining off and on 
> since Saturday and shows no sign of letting up.  Predictions are for
> this to go on all week.  It's not cold - just chilly - 50s and low 60s - 
> but that's notthe sort of weather I want to take these achy old bones
> out in.  I have put my hanging pots of cherry tomatoes in the 
> breezeway, and set out a few annuals between showers.  Still 
> too much to do.  Oh well, if it doesn't get done, it won't get done.'
> My back so-called lawn is a total flower-bed right now.  The purple
> ajuga has invaded the lower part and is a thick blanket of flowers.
> The upper part is thicker with white violets than I have ever seen it.
> It will have to be mowed sooner or later, but I hate to do it until after
> the flowers have bloomed.  We don't try to grow grass - the annual
> grass that self-sows does pretty well.  We don't fertilize or treat
> with any chemicals because it all just runs down into the pond,
> which is higher than usual - over half the lower lawn this spring.
> This is the wettest spring in years.  Wish I could share it with Pam.
> In a message dated 5/12/2011 5:15:15 PM Eastern Daylight Time, 
> gardenqueen@gmail.com writes:
> thanks y'all!   we actually got real RAIN yesterday, a most excellent
> present.
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