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RE: New plant/ Shrimp plant

Donna - I do the same thing - 3 years - perk up or you're history. No
point in wasting time, space and water on underachievers IMO!!

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: "Donna " <justme@prairieinet.net>
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Sat, 12 Jul 2003 07:26:13 -0500

>Plants get at the most three years to perform here ( based on size when
>purchased, some get longer)... If they are not liking it here, and
>require constant fussing, and still look like a dead plant... I give up
>on them and replace with something else to give me heartaches.... and
>yes, I have been known to warn them.... as in, if you do not bloom this
>year, you are out of here! Amazing how many have shaped up as if they
>could hear me. LOL!
>> Hey, you'd spend more that on a bunch of cut flowers at the grocery
>> I
>> know, I always try to keep my plants forever too, but in my old age
>> come
>> to believe you should enjoy a plant this year and not worry about next
>> year.
>> Maybe next year you will see one you like even better.  Auralie
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A


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