Re: [gardeners] Daphne, camellias, and weather

Michael & Bambi Cantrell (
Sat, 2 Jan 1999 14:24:53 -0500

>>I'm so happy that I could share this with you, Rosemary.  :-)
>>Coastal Carolina
>>USDA zone 8; AHS Heat zone 8; Sunset zone 31
>This is the second time this post has appeared in my mail.  I think Bambi
>is trying to rub our noses in the ice and snow.  After hewing off those
>roots in the dark, if her tree falls on her house how many of us are going
>to be sympathetic?  Hmmmmm.  Margaret L

It's because I cross posted, Margaret.  :-)
And the tree is *very* far away from the house.  :-)

Rubbing your nose in the ice and snow?  Y'all have ice and snow?
Oh My!  It is very, very cold here too, and threatening rain.  ;-)

I did get outside this morning and flush out the biofilter of my
The algae dies when it gets this could out, and tries to plug up the
tiny pores in the filtering system in the bio-filter. I hope this is the
time I have to do it for this winter.
At least I don't have to worry about ice hurting the system.  ;-)

Thank you for giving me the opportunity to complain about our
cold, Margaret.  ;-)

Coastal Carolina
USDA zone 8; AHS Heat zone 8; Sunset zone 31