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RE: Re: HIST: TB: Pink Opal- use of species designation

  • Subject: RE: [iris-photos] Re: HIST: TB: Pink Opal- use of species designation
  • From: "FRANCELLE EDWARDS" fjmjedwards@worldnet.att.net
  • Date: Mon, 5 Dec 2005 19:55:46 -0700
  • Importance: Normal

Bill, it’s sure good to hear from you.  You haven’t been on for ages.  I was beginning to wonder if you had been swept away by Katrina.


Your philosophical poem is a good comment.


Francelle Edwards  Glendale, AZ  Zone 9


-----Original Message-----
From: iris-photos@yahoogroups.com [mailto:iris-photos@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of oneofcultivars@aol.com
Sent: Monday, December 05, 2005 7:22 PM
To: iris-photos@yahoogroups.com
Subject: Re: [iris-photos] Re: HIST: TB: Pink Opal- use of species designation


In a message dated 12/3/2005 10:14:04 AM Central Standard Time, rpries@sbcglobal.net writes:

But the whole world now is a garden whether we are
really taking responsibility for that fact or not.

You are so right! I've gone a step further and simplified the ordinarily complex disciplines of gardening, ecology, botany, and human nature.

At the top are trees.
At the bottom are grasses.
What can grows between 'em sometimes in masses.
Growers in the middle must compete and not cower.
All in that middle are classified either weed or flower,
Dependin' on attitude whether human or plant.
Those having good ones appeal to the masses.
While those with the bad ones fall on their ______.

This is about all I've reconciled up to this point but I sure been enjoyin' the thread. Prechate all the contributors.... right or wrong, weed or flower. I been learnin' stuff.
Bill Burleson



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