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Re: Deer and Iris

Hi Rima,
I have never heard about milorganite.  I am glad it has worked for you so
you could enjoy all of your fruits of labor.  The front of our home is
filled with irises and the tulips sit in-between them.  What a beautiful
sight it has been until the rain came yesterday and knocked some of the
petals off the tulips.   Even some of the little SDB's have been damaged but
were beautiful when they first opened up.   It's a shame the flowers bloom
for such a short time.
Hope you have a great blooming season.  Enjoy reading some of your comments.
Lora L. Masche
Forquin Mountain Iris Garden
21643 Shake Ridge Road
Volcano, CA 95689
-----Original Message-----
From: rimat <terra@catskill.net>
To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
Date: Monday, May 04, 1998 6:58 PM
Subject: Re: Deer and Iris

>WSTONE wrote:
>> Lora Masche
>> We too live in deer country but they do Not eat our irises but everything
>> around them.
>the deer abound, but so far they haven't eaten my tulips (they don't
>seem to bother the iris in any case) -- this year I've used milorganite
>for the first time and for the first time,the tulips have actually come
>into bloom before being nipped in the bud, so to speak.  SoIthink there
>is a connection.
>Rima  terra@catskill.net
>upstate ny   zone 4

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