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: Re: Re: bringing the yard inside

Got down in the 40's last night here. Woke up shivering even w/ a winter
nightshirt on. Had to fire up the bedroom heater. Sugar was grateful.
Hate to have to do that before November, but next week it will be back
to normal - thank goodness.

Pam Evans
Kemp, TX
zone 8A
----- Original Message -----
From: Kitty
Sent: 10/14/2004 11:41:59 PM
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Subject: Re: Re: [CHAT] bringing the yard inside

I'm trying to see if I can make it through October w/out turning on the

heat.  It's about 61 F in the house when I get up in the morning.  But if it

drops below 60, I may just have to break down.


----- Original Message ----- 

From: <gardenqueen@academicplanet.com>

To: <gardenchat@hort.net>

Sent: Thursday, October 14, 2004 7:51 PM

Subject: Re: Re: [CHAT] bringing the yard inside

> Neither am I Marge, neither am I. Never am though. 70 is borderline too

> chilly for me and it never got above 65 all day here. UGH I'm going to

> freeze to death in Claremore at the end of the month.



> Pam Evans

> Kemp, TX

> zone 8A

> ----- Original Message -----

> From: Marge Talt

> Sent: 10/14/2004 3:31:10 AM

> To: gardenchat@hort.net

> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Ceres/bringing the yard inside


> I had to laugh.  All summer, my DH's car has been sitting in the

> parking area on account of my using his half of the garage for garden

> stuff and having a cart full of plants plus numerous flats sitting

> out in front of the door:-)  My half of the garage is the garden

> half; greenhouse is attached to 'my' door and the rest of the space

> is full of pots, bags, containers, potting bench,

> tools...stuff...well, I've had the whole thing this summer and am now

> spoiled.  Like Kitty, I have got to clear out the stuff so his car

> can get in...when?


> Greenhouse needs organizing and hosing down.  Like Zem, looks like

> next week is mad moving of pots week as our temps are slated for the

> low 40s at night and they don't like that...means a hysterical window

> cleaning binge on top of pot hauling so the poor things have some

> light.


> I do not look forward to this time of year - everything is looking so

> lush and happy and I have to dismantle the display and bring the poor

> guys in where they survive but are NOT happy campers until they can

> get outside again...where did this growing season go?  I am NOT ready

> for winter!!!


> Marge Talt, zone 7 Maryland

> mtalt@hort.net

> Editor:  Gardening in Shade

> Shadyside Garden Designs

> -----------------------------------------------

> Current Article: Corydalis

> http://www.suite101.com/welcome.cfm/shade_gardening

> ------------------------------------------------

> Complete Index of Articles by Category and Date

> http://mtalt.hort.net/article-index.html



> ----------

> > From: Zemuly@aol.com

> > In a message dated 10/13/2004 7:43:49 PM Central Standard Time,

> > kmrsy@comcast.net writes:

> >

> > I need  to clear out the garage.  The car has to go  in.

> >

> >

> >

> > I wish I had a garage to clean. :-) I will probably bring in my

> tropicals

> > next week.  First I have to move stuff around on my tiny enclosed

> porch  where

> > there are six cat boxes.  Then we bring in the plants.  There  are

> six big

> > brugmansias, a Persian jasmine, a mango tree, night blooming

> jasmine  and a huge

> > anthurium all in large pots.  I have learned to fill them with

> pine cones and

> > cover that with chicken wire to discourage their being used as

> litter boxes

> > by the cats.  There are also a number of hanging baskets and

> smaller pots that

> > will be placed on tables and chairs hopefully out of harms  way.  I

> also plan

> > to follow your instructions on storing the  caladiums.  I might get

> it all

> > done.

> >

> > zem

> > zone 7

> > West TN

> >

> >

> ---------------------------------------------------------------------

> > Support hort.net -- join the hort.net fund drive!

> > http://www.hort.net/funds/


> ---------------------------------------------------------------------

> Support hort.net -- join the hort.net fund drive!

> http://www.hort.net/funds/


> ---------------------------------------------------------------------

> Support hort.net -- join the hort.net fund drive!

> http://www.hort.net/funds/


Support hort.net -- join the hort.net fund drive!


Support hort.net -- join the hort.net fund drive!

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

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