Re: [gardeners] Wildfires

Jann (
Wed, 25 Dec 2002 14:26:21 -0600

Due to a few problems with my email, I just saw this. OH MARC!!! This is 
soooo sad. My heart goes out to you and if there is anything I can possibly 
help with, please, please let me know. My greatest fear in life is fire. :o(


At 05:59 PM 12/22/02 +0800, you wrote:
>Hi All, I have great sadness in my heart as I tell you all that on Friday we
>had a wildfire sweep through our district and I lost everything except the
>house and shed. I lost 100,000+ palm and cycad plants, 30,000 chillie plants
>, over 250 varieties that all of my good friends world wide had so kindly
>sent me the seeds for. I will update with some photos of the devastation in
>the next couple of days but I am in shock. I lost a hot house , shadehouse
>and everything else on the property. The house was saved by a water bomber
>dropping a load at the critical time.
>Marc in Austruckinfalia.