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  1. Wisher1000

    I need advice from a houseplant expert.

    Should I cover it all at once, or an inch at a time?
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    Plant ID Apps or Books

    Picture this is free, too. You just have to 'x' out of the premium ad every time .
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    Plant ID Apps or Books

    I like the phone app "Picture This." Give it a try!
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    Daylilie Emergency!

    Yes, the spot I put them in has a small border fence but more importantly, the dog has been confined out of reach of my planting beds.
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    Daylilie Emergency!

    I put then in the ground and watered them in well. I hope they will come back out. The pup was only interested in them because they were still in pots and sitting in a place that she thought they shouldn't have been. I now think she was right. I shouldn't have left them there... ;)
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    Daylilie Emergency!

    I know you jest. The dog is worth it's weight in daylilies! She is my next gen livestock guardian dog. I have goats and chickens and couldn't operate without my Anatolians (even if they are a pain while in the puppy stage.)
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    Daylilie Emergency!

    Thanks, Steve! As soon as I saw your reply, I thought, "Hey! I remember him!" Yes, it has been a long time since I was here or at BYC. I didn't have FB back then and when I started using it, I spent most of my screen time there. Now, I have gotten disenchanted with FB and am looking at...
  8. Wisher1000

    I need advice from a houseplant expert.

    I have a large spathiphylum from my mother's funeral in 2009. It is not your typical spath, it is one of the large, single stemmed ones and there are three plants in one large pot. I have repotted it once and it was not happy, but recovered and is doing well, again, now. My issue is that the...
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    Daylilie Emergency!

    My pup accosted my two brand new (beautiful) daylilies. All I have left is the roots/tubers and some green at the crown. They have damage both above and below ground level. How is the best way to give them a chance to live?
  10. Wisher1000

    Pulled my garlic today!

    I bought garlic at the big box hardware store and planted them three weeks ago. I have three to four inch green spears coming up! I planted them against a wall in the back of a flower bed. What do I do to/for them this fall and winter? Will they die back with frost? Do I harvest any this...
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    What Are You Planting Today, This Week, This Month?

    I planted a flat of started broccoli yesterday. I have a package of radishes to put in today after work.
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    $150,000 Antique Found in dumpster

    Jacobsladder - I do that, too! I have rescued several houseplants from the garbage at work. We have large planters in the public areas an they get ripped out and tossed if they don't look good enough to suit the "plant lady." I pull them out and repot them. Once they are healthy and look...
  13. Wisher1000

    I want to see your Christmas tree.

    Long time no see, my friend, it's good to be back!
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    Oh, no, I know y'all must be worried sick. Any updates?
  15. Wisher1000

    Merry Christmas TEG Members - and Lurkers!

    I hope you all had a wonderful and blessed Christmas. I also want to give a high five to all who, like me, are really glad it's over.......
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    Christmas Gifts for Gardener

    I got a bucket liner for garden hand tools and some grass shears. The rest were chicken themed. My boys know me very well!
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    I want to see your Christmas tree.

    Beautiful! I don't have a pic of mine, but I got an "I'm impressed" comment from my stepdaughter.....her highest compliment.
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    Regional Dialects

    That was fun! Pegged me...deep south all the way! Great to see y'all again, I have been away for a while, life got busy, gardening and computer time suffered.
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    Your Thoughts on Fig Trees

    Birds love figs, too....... :/