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Change of topic summer weather

On a 101 degree Mid-Atlantic day this little frog also looked for shade. —–Original Message—– From: Nancy Tackett To:

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Change of topic summer weather

On a 101 degree Mid-Atlantic day this little frog also looked for shade. —–Original Message—– From: Nancy Tackett To:

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fusarium and bulb fly

So what is the most effective fungicide to use on soil wherein the grower suspects fusarium pathogens and is available to gardeners in the USA. Same question with regard regarding…

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Helen Link’s Lucy Jane

Does anyone know who is a source for Helen Link’s Lucy Jane.  I saw it exhibited at the National Show in Chicago.  We found the real 'Hotel California' and the…

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Morphological Difference between bees and flies

How do you tell the difference between a fly and a bee? Here are a few differences: Wings: Flies have 2; bees have 4. Antennae: Flies have stubby antennae; bees…

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bulb fly identification

This is an excellent website with images of the Merodon equestris, bulb fly http://bugguide.net/node/view/191275/bgimage./  It’s from the point of view of entomologists not the daffodil grower.  A very complete guide…

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