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Old 07-02-2010, 06:33 AM
 
Location: NE Florida
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Fontucky I will trade you peaches for plums !!!

Our plum tree just went in last year so no "crop" this year and yours look delicious !!
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Old 07-02-2010, 06:16 PM
 
Location: GLAMA
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Good trade, because my peach tree is pathetic.
Look at today's harvest. Tomorrow's should be bigger yet.

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Old 07-03-2010, 06:26 AM
 
Location: NE Florida
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yumm!! they look delicious !!
Well the raccoons have discovered my peach tree yesterday morning I noticed quite a few half eaten peaches under the tree as well as cleaned off pits
I picked up the half eaten ones and put them in the trash can on the patio
lol I went out this morning and not only am missing the almost ripe ones from the tree but they had knocked over the trash can and finished the half eaten ones

Sigh good thing I picked a bunch yesterday cause it looks like that will be it
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Old 07-08-2010, 07:16 PM
 
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That book, Passalong Plants, is a great book, by the way. (more geared toward southern gardens, though)

I couldn't rep you yet but had to note what a wonderful recommendation you made. I couldn't wait for winter reading once I found my library had it on the shelf. Thanks so much for recommending the book!! It is a very informative AND a very funny book.
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Old 07-09-2010, 01:31 PM
 
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This thread is HEAVENLY!
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Old 07-16-2010, 03:56 PM
 
Location: In the stix
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I just bought and planted this Limelight Hydrangea. I read up about it online and seems to hold up great even during droughts (which we experiencing here) and the blooms turn a pinkish color in the fall which will be really nice.
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Old 07-16-2010, 09:35 PM
 
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Such a pretty hydrangea. The one I have is a real water hog. I went with the landscaper recommendations for many bushes and his suggestion had been Endless Summer. It is pretty but it needs more pampering than expected. Your choice sounds so much wiser! Good luck with it.
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Old 07-17-2010, 05:16 AM
 
Location: Hernando, FL
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Someone on CD told me the species of this cactus about 6 months ago, nut I forget what it is.......anyhow it's bloomimg now.

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Old 07-17-2010, 05:31 AM
 
Location: Southern NC
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I took this picture the other morning on my way out to work....it's a cell phone pic of one of my beautiful, purple, morning glories!


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Old 07-17-2010, 08:34 AM
 
Location: Southern NC
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I also have figs....



...and a mystery vine that's growing outside my back door...I'm thinking pumpkin?

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