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Re: question for those used to gardening in heat!

Your location seems to take some major hits. I've often wished I had
"acreage", but sometimes it sounds like an awful lot of work. Don't
knock yourself out, take your time with it. Sounds like heavy work.

neIN, Zone5

-------------- Original message -------------- 

> > From: Daryl 
> > (snip) it was still so humid that there was hardly any 
> > evaporative cooling. No breeze, either. 
> ---------- 
> I can identify. Had major thunderstorm last night and the top of an 
> old locust tree fell across the drive. Just this minute came in from 
> working with son to get it cut up. I am as wet as if I'd just gotten 
> out of the shower - boy! does the a/c in the office feel good! 
> I had NOT planned to spend a full day clearing up debris, but guess 
> that's what's gonna be on the menu for part of this weekend. 
> Poor hemlock hedge really got hit:-( Rhodie hedge suffered some 
> damage but it will grow back...not sure about a couple of those poor 
> hemlocks. 
> Ref. liquids and working out in the heat- I carry a bottle of spring 
> water with me about 24x7...gotta replace those liquids:-) I'm 
> addicted to spring water...can't drink the stuff that comes out of 
> the tap. 
> Well best I gather weary, wet self and get back to work here...... 
> Marge Talt, zone 7 Maryland 
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