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RE: bronze fennel/lemon verbena ?


The green came back, the bronze didn't. What's up w/ that?? Hey does
anyone know can you propagate lemon verbena from root cuttings? I just
repotted mine (bigger, lightweight pot) and have about four

good size pieces of roots in water now....

thanks!!

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: "Bonnie & Bill Morgan" <wmorgan972@ameritech.net>
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Sun, 10 Aug 2003 22:56:52 -0400

>If you grow it, they (the butterflies) will come!  Of course they may be in
>caterpillar form! (At least here in the Midwest, it is a plant for feeding
>the caterpillars, not a nectar plant.)  LOL!!!  I love the stuff!  I hadn't
>thought about transplanting one though.  I thought the abundance of seeds
>might "spread the wealth."  I think Pam got her bronze fennel through some
>seed sent to her.  
>
>Blessings,
>
>Bonnie (SW OH - zone 5)
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On Behalf
>Of Theresa- yahoo
>Sent: Saturday, August 09, 2003 11:01 AM
>To: gardenchat@hort.net
>Subject: RE: [CHAT] bronze fennel
>
>I have regular fennel growing in the middle of one of my veggie beds.  My
>lemon cucumber is using it as a trellis and growing up it!   I haven't seen
>many butterflies near it this year, but it is the first year I've grown in.
>
>Theresa
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net]On
>Behalf Of fm4re
>Sent: Saturday, August 09, 2003 7:00 AM
>To: gardenchat@hort.net
>Subject: [CHAT] bronze fennel
>
>
>Hello Theresa!  Well I had the regular fennel planted - to attract the
>butterflies - and found this version.  My main concern is if it also
>attracts butterflies.  Also, I wondered if it would be okay stuffed in with
>some of the roses.  I guess even if it doesn't attract them, it's still a
>nice texture to mix in a bed - tall but not bulky.
>
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Theresa- yahoo" <tchessie@yahoo.com>
>To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
>Sent: Wednesday, August 06, 2003 9:49 PM
>Subject: RE: [CHAT] which list is which
>
>
>Oh Fran-   don't take the lack of response as disinterest-  on the contrary,
>you may have something other's don't know about.  Myself, I hadn't ever even
>heard of bronze fennel.  Rather than everyone emailing with "I don't know",
>there simply is no response.  Stay with us- you clearly have plenty to
>share.
>
>Theresa
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net]On
>Behalf Of fm4re
>Sent: Wednesday, August 06, 2003 3:49 PM
>To: gardenchat@hort.net
>Subject: Re: [CHAT] which list is which
>
>
>Well, I semi-participate and semi-lurk.  My last question about bronze
>fennel went unanswered.  And I'm not sure how sensitive I should be about
>getting no response when we have such usually vocal and helpful folks on
>board?  So it just reinforces not participating when one is not one of the
>"regulars"  Maybe it's my liking for variegated foliage and yet not liking
>bright colors for flowers???  So I can understand why other lurkers may want
>to keep lurking.  Oh well, Fran, OKC
>
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: <kmrsy@comcast.net>
>To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
>Sent: Wednesday, August 06, 2003 10:15 AM
>Subject: RE: [CHAT] which list is which
>
>
>Lynda & others,
>I suppose I should explain.  Things are sporadic at work lately and when
>it's
>slow I like to check for messages.  Meanwhile at home, I can't get out to do
>much in the garden, though I'd like to, cuz everything is so darned wet and
>the
>place is full of mosquitoes.  I guess I should realize it's not that way
>everywhere and that folks get busy or go on vacation.
>
>I didn't mean to sound like I was chastising lurkers for not contributing.
>Lurkers are quite welcome to lurk but it's also fun to hear from them once
>in
>awhile.
>
>Kitty
>> Kitty - this is the most active of the lists I'm on.  The others seem to
>> be almost nonexistent.
>>
>> Lynda
>> Zone 7 - West TN
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
>> Behalf Of kmrsy@comcast.net
>> Sent: Tuesday, August 05, 2003 4:26 PM
>> To: gardenchat@hort.net
>> Subject: [CHAT] which list is which
>>
>>
>> since our list has been so quiet, I just took a look at the perennials
>> list.
>> they aren't talking about perennials at all!  The big topic is
>> viburnums!  and
>> then peat beds and voles.
>> I preferred the idea of gardenchat so we could discuss many gardening
>> topics. I
>> thought if you brought up shrubs on the perennials list, they'd direct
>> you to
>> the woodies list.
>> Those of you on other lists.....is it slow there this time of year too?
>> Or is
>> it just CHAT with its diminishing membership. Only 30 last month.
>>
>> Kitty
>>
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Kemp TX/zone 8A



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