Re: [gardeners] Atlas cedar

David G. Smith (
Sun, 31 Jan 1999 15:13:38 -0500

Well, I would like to see a picture, if it's not too much trouble.  The
only really clear picture I've seen was of the non-weeping variety.


At 11:58 AM 1/31/99 -0400, you wrote:
>> "world's most horrendously ugly" is not exactly high praise! 
>> Maybe we ought to rethink this choice.  
>> David
>That's why I said I'd post a photo, David.  I know people who 
>drool over this thing.  "ugly" is such a personal thing.  I 
>don't know why I don't like this tree.  I like some of the 
>weepers, though not all.  I *love* blues in conifers and just 
>about everything else.  I like most cedars.  For some reason 
>unknown to me (and it seems to be peculiar to me) it falls right 
>in there with poodle trees.  I only offered up the "ugly to me" 
>as a reason for why I'd be willing to part with it for little 
>when so many are so willing to pay so much.
>NW NJ zone 6/5
>"By doing just a little every day, I can gradually let the task 
>completely overwhelm me."   Ashleigh Brilliant