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Re: Beginning gardening

Sheesh, and what did we do?  We stacked blocks, instigated food fights,
took naps and practiced tornado drills.

My dad had a small vegetable garden he liked to putter about in.

My mother believes I am really her sister's child -- my mother
has NO interest whatsoever in gardens, flowers or dirt while my
Auntie lives for them.

I started a garden as soon as there was permanent space available,
and have been addicted ever since.

On Fri, Feb 17, 2006 at 07:19:30AM -0500, james singer wrote:
> I was not quite 5 years old when I started kindergarden. At that time, 
> all Los Angeles city schools had garden plots, one plot for each class. 
> Working in the garden plot was very much part of the daily curriculum. 
> We turned the soil, formed hills and rows, planted seeds [mostly 
> vegetables], pulled weeds, irrigated, harvested, and divvied up the 
> harvest.
> Island Jim
> Southwest Florida
> 27.0 N, 82.4 W
> Hardiness Zone 10
> Heat Zone 10
> Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
> Maximum 100 F [38 C]
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I was going 70 miles an hour and got stopped by a cop who said, "Do you 
know the speed limit is 55 miles per hour?"  "Yes, officer, but I 
wasn't going to be out that long..." 

		 -Steven Wright

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