Thanks Stacey-lovely rose-The rain is over and my house is not in a flood plain. No landslides or anything like that. We did have torrential rains though-sometimes it was as much as 2-3" an hour. Not fun to be out in. We had 1/2 of our yearly rain in 6 days.
"Here they are referred to as sugar cones and finally they have smartened up and sell them on sticks now so they are easy to use in arrangements ... Here in the Toronto area they are available everywhere now even at Walmart ..."