Re: [gardeners] In a hurry ;-)

David G Smith (
Mon, 03 May 1999 09:30:02 -0400

In high school I had lots of fun digging those big blue rocks out of the
garden and basement.  (It takes a long time to turn a crawlspace to a
basement with pick and shovel.)  We lived in Shenandoah County, between
Strasburg and Woodstock.


> Got a chance to work in my yard for 3 hours this evening. Had a *half* a
>day off for the first time in 2 weeks since I came back from vacation in
>the Shennandoa Valley in Virginia. Got a chance to see the family for 5
>days and had a wonderful time. Now back to the grind...  ;-)
> Was able to bring about 600 pounds of 'bluestone' back with me for a short
>stepping stone walkway. 600 pounds equals 12 fairly small rocks. :-( Most
>of them are pretty flat, too.
>Matt Trahan  <>
>USDA zone 8, AHS heat zone 7, Sunset zone 31, northeastern N.C.