Re: [gardeners] Avocado tree

margaret lauterbach (
Tue, 23 Feb 1999 08:01:27 -0700

At 08:56 AM 2/23/99 -0600, you wrote:
>penny x stamm wrote:
>> George, the only thing dwarf around here right now is ME,
>> hurtling myself against the wind as I cross the parking lot...
>> It's 11 degrees and blowing at midnight. Expected to drop to
>> 3* tonight. Unfortunately, no snow to protect anything.....
>> Penny, NY
>We just had two mornings of slightly above freezing weather and the forecast
>for today is back up in the seventies. Do wish Mother Nature would make up
>her mind, I really want to plant my spring garden.
Penny, your wind chill has got to be way below zero.  Brrr.  At least your
plants don't feel that.  In the spirit of not being happy about weather,
I'd like to bottle our frequent rains and save them for mid-summer, when
watering is necessary and expensive.  Let my garden dry out!!!  Margaret