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Re: About NOT going to the Convention


Jim Hawes wrote:
> 
> Robins,
> 
> Gosh, there is so much excitement about going to the convention, when to
> arrive, what to wear, which car to drive, who to go with, that those of
> us who are NOT going for personal reasons will just have to confine our
> fun  to acquiring a new but extinct hosta breeder to add to our species
> collection...either that or load up the pickup with 30 or 40 exhibition
> size clumps to share them with a best hosta friend. I might even get
> something on exchange for this gesture of friendship.
> 
> Yes, it is a mere gesture because I wont even miss the 30 or 40 plants
> from my garden. Ho-hum,  nothing to do, if I don't want to go to the
> convention with the first-timers. Well, I can always take the 1000
> dollars I would have spent and buy several hundred tc liners of new
> hosta introductions that  I couldn't afford previously...or a new
> rototiller might be nice also, or a few semi-trailers of rotted horse
> manure delivered to my yard. Decisions, decisions...what shall I
> do????????I know what I WON'T do...buy that awful black plastic bed
> edger stuff!!!.
> 
> Jim
> hawesj@gcnet.net
> 
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
Gee Jim
I think this is the time to introduce your Hosta with the red edges on
the leaves!
Ran
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