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Re: Blowin' in the wind/fall color

  • Subject: Re: Blowin' in the wind/fall color
  • From: Pam Evans <gardenqueen@gmail.com>
  • Date: Wed, 28 Oct 2009 17:33:11 -0500

Windy here too - another bloody storm blowing in tonight.  Lakes & streams
are full, ground is totally saturated.  Can't imagine where all this rain is
going to go!   At least South Texas is getting rain finally, they've been in
a horrible drought down there.

On 10/28/09, Jesse Bell <justjess01@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> That sounds like my part of Oklahoma Jim.  And it has been that way
> for weeks.  Don't think we really got a fall....
> Leaves are pretty though because of all the rain we had this year, and
> the summer didn't fry the leaves off the trees before the temps
> changed.
>
>
> On 10/28/09, james singer <inlandjim1@q.com> wrote:
> > Definitely rainy season here. Some rain nearly every day now. No wind,
> but
> > cool temps--38 and overcast right now. Brrr.
> >
> >
> > On Oct 28, 2009, at 5:58 AM, Tricia wrote:
> >
> > > Yesterday was beautiful here.   My husband came home at noon so we
> could
> > work on cutting down a 30+ year old pine tree that died suddenly.  I
> didn't
> > want to believe it was dead.... but it is.  This is the second time we
> have
> > cut on it and hauled off 2 trailer load both times  I hope we can get the
> > rest of it in maybe 2 or 3 loads.  It is getting a bit high for both of
> us
> > but we are taking a limb at a time, using a pulley and lowering them to
> the
> > ground.
> > > After we quit on that and my husband went to play golf and I went to
> the
> > church to plant 5 flats of pansies.  Whew!!!!!!  Almost ran out of places
> to
> > put them.  If they all live they are going to be beautiful.
> > > Color has been beautiful here this fall.  I think due to all he rain we
> > got this year. I cut to the ground 2 vitex trees the other day so that I
> > could see 2 Washington Hawthorne trees that are coloring so good this
> year.
> > I think this is the first time they have had the red berries.  I still
> love
> > the color on the Theresa Bugnet Rose, the best of all the fall
> color.  The
> > rose is just ok when it blooms but the fall color and winter red stems
> are
> > worth the invasive nature of the plant.
> > > Today is suppose to be WINDY!!!!  I don't plan to work outside at all
> > today.
> > > Tricia
> > > ----- Original Message ----- From: "Theresa" <macycat3@sbcglobal.net>
> > > To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> > > Sent: Tuesday, October 27, 2009 11:04 PM
> > > Subject: Re: [CHAT] Blowin' in the wind
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > > Yep- very blustery here today too!
> > > > Theresa
> > > >
> > > > Johnson, Cyndi D Civ USAF AFMC 95 CS/SCOSI wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > Everyone's pretty quiet, you all working on your Halloween costumes
> or
> > > > > something?
> > > > > I haven't been doing any gardening myself. We spent Saturday
> scraping
> > up
> > > > > old linoleum and painting since we're retiling the laundry
> > room/bathroom
> > > > > area. Gee can't think why I don't do that more often. Sunday I went
> > for
> > > > > a short hike and then we took the horses for a ride. Gorgeous day,
> > > > > absolutely gorgeous.
> > > > > Today, however, is not gorgeous. The winds came up fierce last
> night,
> > > > > must be 50mph now. Going to work I ran into a dirt cloud so thick I
> > had
> > > > > to stop the car. Total white-out (beige-out?) conditions, I was
> very
> > > > > afraid someone would plow into me. But I crept forward until I got
> out
> > > > > of it. If it's this bad at quitting time I'm taking another route.
> I
> > can
> > > > > see the sunrise from my window and it's creepy looking with the sun
> > > > > trying to get through all the dirt in the air.
> > > > > They say nights might get into the low 30's later this week. I
> really
> > > > > need to find time to move my patio plants into the greenhouse.
> > > > >
> > > > > Cyndi
> > > > >
> > > > >
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX
zone 8A

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