hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

Unauthorized use of a plant doesn't invalidate it's patent

RSS story archive

Re: Fellow Slug Fanciers

  • Subject: Re: Fellow Slug Fanciers
  • From: "Cynthia Bishop" <bishop@sisqtel.net>
  • Date: Thu, 3 May 2001 21:30:31 -0500 (CDT)

Hi Ted...would you take 3 fat snails for the albino slug???%^)
Golden Hills Nursery
14621 N. Hwy 3
Fort Jones  CA  96032
Begonias  Ferns  Perennials
MailOrder or Open by Appt.
(530) 468-2845

----- Original Message -----
From: <Ted.Held@hstna.com>
To: Multiple recipients of list AROID-L <aroid-l@mobot.org>
Sent: Thursday, May 03, 2001 12:59 PM
Subject: Fellow Slug Fanciers

> This query is only obliquely related to aroids, but I could not hold back,
> given aroiders' feelings about slugs. After a lifetime of slug killing,
> which my soul will surely pay, I found an albino yesterday. A full-grown,
> healthy adult, it has all the morphological characteristics of our
> run-of-the mill midwestern garden slugs, except for color. Has anybody
> ever seen an albino?
> I resisted turning it into paste, my usual practice. It looks nice in a
> on my desk with its regularly-colored companion. Come to think, I might be
> persuaded to sell it, should anyone be interested. Or donate it to the
> International Slug Museum.
> Serious responses only, please.
> Ted.Held@HSTNA.com

 © 1995-2015 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index