Re: [gardeners] Strange things

Jann (
Wed, 30 Apr 2003 15:08:53 -0500

I seem to remember someone on this list who had those exact plants to give 
away!! And why am I just getting this email? *sigh* Sometimes I just HATE 
the internet. And, memory serving, it was YOU who had them, eh?


At 09:49 AM 4/26/03 -0500, you wrote:
>Got home from a luncheon appointment yesterday to find out that UPS had
>dropped off a box from Pinetree Seeds. Turned out to be 5 Latham red
>raspberry plants and a dozen Purple Passion asparagus roots. I didn't
>order them and there was no paperwork with them so called Pinetree and
>asked about them. The lady that was manning the phones said there was no
>record on the computer and she thought it was strange that it happened.
>We both got a big laugh when I told her I got someone else's order in
>January too. Question is, what are the odds of that happening twice to
>one person?
>I thought maybe their computer was giving me gifts because I am such a
>loyal customer, more than likely it is human error somewhere. Still,
>what am I going to do with raspberries meant for northern climes and
>asparagus that I have no prepared bed or place to put.
>Stay tuned Rocket Rangers, all will be resolved Monday when the rest of
>Pinetree's staff comes back to work. More news later by special decoder
>George, enjoying a beautiful morning