Re: Snaps was Re: [gardeners] Voting Soon?

Rosemary Carlson (
Thu, 09 Apr 1998 23:06:15

You mean my local nurseries are *right* about something???? Surely you jest...


At 11:00 PM 4/9/98 +0000, you wrote:
>Rosemary wrote:
>> Lucinda: I wish I could *find* stock. Every year, I try to find stock here.
>> Every year, the nurserys tell me that our weather is too hot and humid -
>> that they don't even order stock because it doesn't thrive here. Is this
>> true? Does stock need cool and dry?
>Stock definitely poops out here in Atlanta (zone 7b). It's not worth the 
>effort for the pitiful showing it makes here.  I'm a zone warmer than you, 
>Rosemary, but I have a hunch your humidity and heat will do a number 
>on stock where you are, too. I don't know if it would work as a 
>Fall-planted bedding may get freezing temps too soon.