In a message dated 2/16/2004 12:20:22 PM Central Standard Time, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
You don't have to weed during the winter.
Thank you for trying to take the sting out of it! You wouldn't weed either in the weather we're having! On the positive side, we've not had any of those long warm spells that make the iris (and the weeds) break dormancy and start growing.