Sandra Palmer
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Patrick A. Goss SC Zone 7a replied to Sandra Palmer's discussion Lilacs in the group Zone 8
"I am in sc, zone 7 close to the mountains. I bought some lilac bushes a couple of years ago. I was unaware that they needed some freeze time to encourage blooming. I have read that they bloom on three year old wood. So hopefully, if I'm lucky I…"
Feb 28, 2011
Starr Hillhouse replied to Sandra Palmer's discussion Lilacs in the group Zone 8
"I miss my lilacs, we just moved to Jacksonville, NC from CT and I bought 6 Crape Myrtle for the front yard to make up for the lilacs, but I will miss that lovely smell come spring. We may move to Lenoir, NC in the future, does anyone know if the…"
Aug 27, 2010
Carol Lynn Stojanik replied to Sandra Palmer's discussion Lilacs in the group Zone 8
"When I moved to Texas 37 years ago from Wisconsin was told Lilacs need to be frozen back every year. Since we do not have the bitter cold they will not grow. I find Crepe Myrtle a good substitute for the flower look but they do not have the smell…"
Jul 15, 2010
ADRIENNE L LITTRE replied to Sandra Palmer's discussion Lilacs in the group Zone 8
"There aren't any that I know of Sandra. The closes thing you can probably get is what they call a dwarf lilac which is really only a type of crepe myrtle."
Jan 7, 2010
Lauck Lydia replied to Sandra Palmer's discussion Lilacs in the group Zone 8
"I have tried for 10 years here in Ocala....can't be done..."
Jan 6, 2010
Melissa Reid replied to Sandra Palmer's discussion Lilacs in the group Zone 8
"I can't get any to bloom. I live in Shreveport LA and have tried numerous times, as they smell like a bit of Heaven! I will follow this in hopes of finding out some info too, so thanks for asking Sandra!"
Dec 8, 2009
Will Pfeiffer replied to Sandra Palmer's discussion Can I Combine in the group Japanese Gardens
"It was many years ago and I may find pictures one day I remember one picture with laundry hanging across the garden! "
Dec 5, 2009
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Dec 3, 2009
Sandra Palmer added a discussion to the group Zone 8
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Lilacs

I grew up in the south and midwest and I LOVE lilacs. Everything I read seems to say they won't bloom in zone 8 (which is probably why they aren't available in any of the local nurseries.) Does anyone know of any type of lilac which will flourish in zone 8?
Dec 3, 2009
Sandra Palmer replied to Sandra Palmer's discussion Can I Combine in the group Japanese Gardens
"Really? That would be very cool. Are there any photos available of these gardens? "
Dec 3, 2009
Will Pfeiffer replied to Sandra Palmer's discussion Can I Combine in the group Japanese Gardens
"Sounds like the contempory Japanese family garden."
Dec 2, 2009
Sandra Palmer added a discussion to the group Japanese Gardens
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Can I Combine

a kitchen garden, fruit trees, and a koi pond into a Japanese flavored garden? I'm still designing on paper, and I think I have a viable concept, but I certainly could use some input. We have a 48 x 25 foot area in the back yard, and while I am cutting a small amount out for a doggie potty area (my niece is a dog trainer who says that they can be trained to go in one little corner) and another little bit to be a composting area and garden tool storage, most of it is going to be garden. The area…See More
Nov 27, 2009
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Nov 23, 2009

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Which category best describes you?
Recreational Gardener
Skill level
Intermediate
What kind of gardening do you like to do?
landscape
How much time do you spend a week on average in your garden when weather permits?
2 hours

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