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RE: Bulls horn acacia

That's what I like!  Positive thinking!

Bonnie (SW OH - zone 5)

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On Behalf
Of James R. Fisher
Sent: Thursday, April 08, 2004 4:03 PM
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Bulls horn acacia

Marge Talt wrote:
>>From: james singer <jsinger@igc.org>
>>Right, Marge. Thorns in the extreme. Kinda strange to grow a plant
> for 
>>its thorns, isn't it?
> ----------
> Thorns in the extreme, indeed!  Well, not so strange.  There's at
> least one rose I'd like to grow for its thorns - can't remember the
> name, but they are huge, red and translucent...much showier than the
> flowers:-)
> Marge Talt, zone 7 Maryland
> mtalt@hort.net
> Editor:  Gardening in Shade
Seems to me that if it grew large enough and thickly enough
and rigidly enough (lotsa 'nuffs) it would make a good deer
fence ?
Jim Fisher
Vienna, Virginia USA
38.9 N 77.2 W
USDA Zone 7
Max. 105 F [40 C], Min. 5 F [-15 C]

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