Re: [gardeners] Saturday in the garden -Reply

Cynthia Mayeaux (
Sat, 06 Feb 1999 20:09:27 -0500

At 03:36 PM 2/6/99 -0500, you wrote:
>On 2/6/99 3:26 PM Penny Nielsen ( said:
>>Do you grow anything else beside Hibiscus Tom, not that they aren't
>>Penny in Halifax, N.S. , envying your temps right now
>I play a little w/ daylilies and have since the 50s, but once I 
>discovered hibiscus, about 10 years ago, my allegiance changed. I'm a 
>native Floridian and thought I was familiar w/ hibiscus, but I was very 
>much mistaken.
>You could grow them up there. Of course, they'd have to come in for the 
>winter. They're trying to start a Canadian Hibiscus Society.

Tom, my neighbor has a huge hibiscus blooming in her foyer.  A big
beautiful red flower, such a nice thing to see in the dead of a Northern
Michigan winter.

Cynthia (also suffering with a little nasal thang <sniff>)
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