Re: [gardeners] day off

Michael & Bambi Cantrell (
Tue, 16 Jun 1998 16:16:19 -0400


Sounds like you had a great day!!!  But....a jacket?  42???
Just how far north do you live?  Even Santa is warmer than that now! :-)
I am also a great admirerer (sp?) of fernleaf Japanese peonies and
Enjoy your new ones enough for me too!  :-)
It's hotter than fire here, and I'm sure it's worse where George and Harry
It's also very dry here and the corn in the fields is curling up badly, and
soybeans are not growing.   We need rain, and we need it badly.  Again, I
from what George has said, it is worse in his area.   The farmers are
cutting the
cabbage and picking the cucumbers, as they've had enough rain to make these
early crops, but the big money makers are yet to come in.  I hope we get
but not flooding rains soon.
Glad y'all had a great day!  :-)


>My first mistake was not taking a jacket or
>Got our  fernleaf Japanese peonies there for a
>fraction of usual nursery costs.  I love columbines, and she grows them
>larger and lusher than anyone I know
>  Now I've got more
>plants to plant, and frankly, it's too cold outside.  This isn't El Nino,
>it's Gulf of Alaska.  Temp is 42.  Margaret