Thursday, July 16, 2009

Gardening tip: water is essential

Here is what happens to plants when they do not receive a single drop of water for 12 days in 100+ degree temperatures:

8 comments:

Angela said...

good to know.
i'm going to go water my plants now. ;)

p.s. the house next door is up for sale. so cute. PLEASE buy it?

Angela said...

PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE?

Ruth said...

Sure, okay.

Firefly mom said...

Did nobody hear their poor, pitiful cries of: "We are not cacti!"?

lucythevaliant said...

duly noted!

jennifer said...

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Margaret

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Ruth said...

Margaret,
thanks for the compost link. I've been wanting to start composting but felt pretty clueless about where to begin. I think that site will be helpful.

Cristina said...

Well at least your kids are still alive. Overall quite successful. I can now keep plants alive. A step in the right direction.