Dawn Marie Thompson
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Dawn Marie Thompson commented on Community Manager's group Flower Gardens
"Hey guys and girls - I use the latex or latex-free doctor's exam gloves; you can buy a huge box of them at Menards, Home Depot or Lowe's, etc. for cheap! Yes - your hands sweat in them, but they are absolutely GREAT to soften your hands…"
May 7, 2010
Don Reeves z7, TN replied to Dawn Marie Thompson's discussion Hello all:) I just discovered this site:):):) in the group Christian Gardeners
"When I see my lilies, I remember the words of Jesus, starting at Luke 12:26b "...why do you worry about the rest? 27 "Consider how the lilies grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed…"
May 5, 2010
Dawn Marie Thompson commented on Community Manager's group Flower Gardens
"I have a poll question for you all: When you have many, many mole tunnels in your lawn but only a few mole hills, should you roll a heavy roller over your lawn and then use gypsum crystals to improve the compaction? This is sooo frustrating!!! What…"
Mar 15, 2010
Dawn Marie Thompson commented on Community Manager's group Flower Gardens
"We've gotten 5 straight days of bright sunshine here in SW Michigan/z5!!! I am getting so crazy for spring - the snow is melting - rain on Sunday - can it be? Spring is getting close!!!!:):):)"
Mar 5, 2010
Dawn Marie Thompson commented on Community Manager's group Flower Gardens
"To reply to Lisa about her "hot, long wall..." You might consider painting it a neutral color to avoid light reflection, to begin with:) Some variegated yucca would be able to withstand winter temperatures and add interest texturally:)…"
Feb 20, 2010
Dawn Marie Thompson commented on Community Manager's group Photography
"Beautiful, Willie! I'm enjoying the view from Michigan!!!:)"
Feb 17, 2010
Dawn Marie Thompson commented on Community Manager's group Photography
"Awww... thanks:) I'll take every little bit of sunshine I can find, in any way possible!!! I miss my sprouts - first to come will be the crocus, then daffys... and the hellebores will bloom - and then everything will come to life again:):):)"
Feb 16, 2010
Dawn Marie Thompson commented on Community Manager's group Photography
"Ja, Sheri - I've had enough photo opportunities to last me a lifetime!!! Bring on the sunshine and rain!!!"
Feb 16, 2010
Dawn Marie Thompson commented on Community Manager's group Photography
"Lovely to see the green grass - and you can almost hear the peacefulness:):):) Here in Michigan, I've had ENOUGH of snow, cold and gray skies..."
Feb 16, 2010
Dawn Marie Thompson replied to Dawn Marie Thompson's discussion Perennial flower gardening in Zone 5 in the group Flower Gardens
"Sedums are a lot of fun!!! There are all shapes and sizes and textures:):):) They take a LOT of abuse, too!!! "
Jan 22, 2010
Dawn Marie Thompson replied to Dawn Marie Thompson's discussion Perennial flower gardening in Zone 5 in the group Flower Gardens
"Lisa! Your post sounds nearly like my old post!!! What IS it with heucheras and mums, anyway!!! Some of my mums go wild, but others that are supposed to be really hardy puke out after a year!!! "
Jan 22, 2010
Rich Bishop replied to Dawn Marie Thompson's discussion Perennial flower gardening in Zone 5 in the group Flower Gardens
"I don't have the best growing conditions inside and my seedlings grow slowly, so I start my quick-maturing plants about 60 days before I can set them out. This year I will start my tomatoes about 75 days before. If yours grow well indoors,…"
Jan 21, 2010
Lisa Dent replied to Dawn Marie Thompson's discussion Perennial flower gardening in Zone 5 in the group Flower Gardens
"I also have the following (Kansas) sedums, iris, peonies, hostas, bleeding heart (old-fashioneds), hardy climbing roses and buddleia:) I have more trouble with clematis, heuchera, mums (!), foxgloves and delphinium. We have a lot of Iris in many…"
Jan 21, 2010
Dawn Marie Thompson replied to Dawn Marie Thompson's discussion Perennial flower gardening in Zone 5 in the group Flower Gardens
"I lost one of my big, 6 foot Nova Zembla rhodies last winter:(:(:( Try replacing something that large with something comparable at a garden center - I waited until the season closeout and got one that was about 3 foot on clearance:) It's in a…"
Jan 20, 2010
Rich Bishop replied to Dawn Marie Thompson's discussion Perennial flower gardening in Zone 5 in the group Flower Gardens
"I know, isn't it sad the way Rhodies look when it's so cold. I always think they'll turn brown soon and die, but they don't. "
Jan 20, 2010

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Which category best describes you?
Recreational Gardener
Skill level
Intermediate
What kind of gardening do you like to do?
landscape design; lighting effects, perennial flowers
How much time do you spend a week on average in your garden when weather permits?
10+ hours

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Vicky Myers commented on Community Manager's group Vegetable Gardens
"Well was at Lowe's Thurs. and they had some made in the USA huge round planter pots normally $15 marked down to $3 something so I got 5 of them. Since I don't have my ground plowed, goodies added, fence built etc. I will plant them with…"
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Vicky Myers commented on Carol Myers's group Gardening in the Pacific Northwest
"We had hit and miss rain around the tri-cities today. Not sure about here in Grandview I haven't asked yet. I was in tri-cities the past 2 days. It finally cooled down to a tolerable temp here not that 100 degree stuff we had for so long. Louis…"
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Vicky Myers commented on Community Manager's group Vegetable Gardens
"Lorraine I don't have critters just worms in my compost pile but there is a big pile of poo from our cows that has been sitting out there for a lot of years.Probably not enough to go around tho. Bill and I bagged some up for him to take to his…"
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Lorraine Smith Pacific NW commented on Diane Meyers zone 6/7 Or.'s photo
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Peggy Martin

"It is a great rose, I have trouble with black spot too....all of this southern humidity. But I think that you will be happy with a Peggy Martin. Good luck with your surgery."
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