hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: Loss

Oh Jim!
   I am so sorry for your loss.  It is never easy to lose  something that you 
have loved for so long and cherished.  I guess it was  just her time.  And I 
bet she will be watching what you will put there and  help you take care of a 
new life.
In a message dated 11/17/2005 1:15:18 P.M. Eastern Standard Time,  
islandjim1@verizon.net writes:

Asian  scale finally did in the old queen sago. I yanked all the fronds 
off  earlier today so the yard-trash patrol could haul them away. The 
scale,  which blows easily, was so thick in the air that it looked like 
a mini  snow storm. Now we have a gaping hole in the barrier between the 
front  patio and the street.

Site will have to be cleaned up before we decide  what to plug the hole 
with. Fortunately, Cycas genus [essentially king and  queen sagos in my 
neighborhood] are the only plants that seem to fall  victim to the 
scale, so the infestation will eventually die out without  further 
consequence I suspect and won't be a problem for whatever the  
replacement is.

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]

To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement