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Re: ALPHABET SOUP ~~ B

Postby Scrapinthehat » Jan 26, 2009 12:01 pm

Smitty...thanks for the info. I'll have to keep my fingers crossed here for mine to make it to it's second year. It was planted quite late last fall. We are typically 3b/4a so it has a chance, but this winter has been more like zone 2...BRRR.
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Re: ALPHABET SOUP ~~ B

Postby Katherine » Jan 28, 2009 12:46 am

I VOW to be more communicative, but meanwhile just rushing to catch up, here are three B sides:

Paper birch (native of course)

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Begonia

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Three phases of bottlebrush, from Southern California

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Re: ALPHABET SOUP ~~ B

Postby Smitty » Jan 28, 2009 2:24 am

Scrapinthehat wrote:Smitty...thanks for the info. I'll have to keep my fingers crossed here for mine to make it to it's second year. It was planted quite late last fall. We are typically 3b/4a so it has a chance, but this winter has been more like zone 2...BRRR.


dang cold here still!!!! we had 2 nice days last week felt like spring then banged back to -30 and colder. Is not nice but....vesey's spring catalog arrived today so..........................spring is right around the corner.
your baby should be fine I have one in the back bed been there 5 years (now watch I'll jinx it and the beggar will pass on this time)
""Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning to dance in the rain."
Smitty BBS :-)
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Re: ALPHABET SOUP ~~ B

Postby Scrapinthehat » Jan 28, 2009 12:54 pm

Smitty....the new spring catalogue you say? Nice! Could use some eye candy to help get through the next couple of months :wink: .
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Re: ALPHABET SOUP ~~ B

Postby Pansy » Jan 29, 2009 12:05 am

I guess this is legal....Bench in miniature...a garage sale find $3.00.
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Re: ALPHABET SOUP ~~ B

Postby Eeyore » Jan 29, 2009 12:21 am

Nice bench Pansy! Good find!
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Re: ALPHABET SOUP ~~ B

Postby Smitty » Jan 29, 2009 11:16 am

Scrapinthehat wrote:Smitty....the new spring catalogue you say? Nice! Could use some eye candy to help get through the next couple of months :wink: .


I hear that and apparently so did the mail order garden companies. Brecks, Spring Garden and another I've never heard of Henry Field's arrived in one big envelope yesterday. anybody hear of it??

Dan...where did you get that Black Prince Martagon??? I must have that one :)

and one more 'b'
Beverly Sills

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Re: ALPHABET SOUP ~~ B

Postby Eeyore » Jan 29, 2009 12:30 pm

Beautiful Iris! :o

Smitty, Lily Nook has Black Prince. $50/bulb.
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Re: ALPHABET SOUP ~~ B

Postby Smitty » Jan 29, 2009 12:53 pm

Thanks Lyn.
now when kids ask me what I want for my birthday they are in for a shock..usually reply is 'don't need anything' ...this year tho...........I need that martagon! 50 bucks :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:
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Re: ALPHABET SOUP ~~ B

Postby butterfly » Jan 31, 2009 8:26 pm

Lulu wrote:Forgot to post the name of my first pic; it's Bougainvillia; as I said, not as full as it gets, though! Here it is, inside, last March.



Oh Lulu


Beautiful
Just saw this lovely Bougainvillia
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