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Re: strange gardening year

> Corn in your flowerbeds?!?

It's happened here several times.  I figured it was squirrels burying it.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Donna " <justme@prairieinet.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Tuesday, September 30, 2003 9:35 PM
Subject: RE: [CHAT] strange gardening year

> Must be the rain that is moving and germinating all the weed seeds... I
> have weeds I have never seen here before!
> Tonight they are calling for a killing freeze here... hope they are
> wrong, but with the last trip out with the dog-- eh-- thinking they are
> right. I covered a few things and brought more inside the garage for the
> night. Figure it is too early to loose everything!.
> Corn in your flowerbeds?!?
> Donna
> > That, and we had a comparatively mild summer with lots of rain. Yes,
> the
> > weeds loved the extra moisture even more than I loved how little I had
> > to water <s>. I swear I have never had more weeds to pull, and I don't
> > know if I'm going to catch up before it is too cold out there for my
> > bare hands. Especially notable this summer were the number of
> volunteer
> > trees that came up where they weren't wanted. I've had maples,
> mulberry,
> > and sumac popping up in every corner of the garden. Oh, yeah, I also
> had
> > volunteer CORN in my flowerbeds! First time for that!
> >
> >
> > Wendy

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