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Seed catalogs are pouring in!!!

Post  martha on 12/21/2010, 12:49 pm

Three of them in the last 5 days!!!!!!!!!!

weeee

And maybe, just maybe, after the first of the year, I'll have time to come back here! I think of all of you daily - no kidding!
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Post  boffer on 12/21/2010, 12:55 pm

what\'s up, dude Glad to hear business is so good! Chopper has verified that you really do exist!
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Re: Seed catalogs are pouring in!!!

Post  martha on 12/21/2010, 1:49 pm

Meeting Chopper was so great! I really can't complain about business being so good, but I do miss being here! But, just like Ahnold, I'll be back......mwuh huh huh!

And....we are closed for FOUR DAYS this week - Friday through Monday! santa rendeer rahrah rahrah rahrah

Taking the train to New Jersey and reading me some seed catalogs!!!!



and I think I am really getting a small but real, unheated greenhouse, to extend my season a little bit.....is it possible that life can really be this good?
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Re: Seed catalogs are pouring in!!!

Post  camprn on 12/21/2010, 3:59 pm

Hooray! I have to get on some mailing lists. Maybe I will sign up for some this coming week. rendeer
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Re: Seed catalogs are pouring in!!!

Post  martha on 12/21/2010, 5:27 pm

It's a cheerful sight in one's mailbox!
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Re: Seed catalogs are pouring in!!!

Post  WardinWake on 12/21/2010, 6:16 pm

@camprn wrote:Hooray! I have to get on some mailing lists. Maybe I will sign up for some this coming week. rendeer

Howdy Camprn:

I Googled "garden catalogs" and found a site that listed 43 seed catalogs ready for the picking. Some were small "Pop and Mom" that were mostly heirlooms with a few listings and some were "biggies". Worth a visit.

God Bless, Ward and Mary.
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Post  ShadowWynn on 12/21/2010, 9:19 pm

You wouldn't mind posting that site, would you? Inquiring minds would love to share in the bounty!!! thanks
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Post  elliephant on 12/21/2010, 9:52 pm

I actually googled the exact same thing earlier and still had the window open, so here's the site:

http://freebies.about.com/od/homegardenfreebies/tp/seed-catalogs.htm

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Post  Lavender Debs on 12/21/2010, 10:16 pm

Martha! Girl I've missed reading you! Can hardly wait until the first of the year. Woot!
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Post  martha on 12/22/2010, 10:03 pm

aw, gee, shucks, Deb, thanks!
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Post  sfg4uKim on 12/23/2010, 8:51 am

I feel your excitement! I just received my seeds in the mail. Merry Christmas to me! : )

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Re: Seed catalogs are pouring in!!!

Post  WardinWake on 12/28/2010, 12:57 pm

Howdy Folks:

Now if someone will send me an extra two or three hundred dollars I can buy the seeds that I have highlighted in the catalogs! Oh yeah and enough extra to build 10 or 15 new SFGs and the Mel's Mix to put them in and, and, and.... Smile

Come on Spring. God Bless, Ward and Mary.

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Re: Seed catalogs are pouring in!!!

Post  boffer on 12/28/2010, 1:39 pm




Seed companies don't play fair with their catalogues.
Everything looks wonderful, and I don't have room for
it all. Shortening my want list is hard work...2011
is gonna be so good...sawing logs






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Post  sfg4uKim on 12/28/2010, 1:42 pm

I feel your pain. Since returning to the States last year, I needed, if you'll excuse the pun, "seed money", to start a brand new garden this coming year.

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Re: Seed catalogs are pouring in!!!

Post  LaFee on 12/28/2010, 3:09 pm

Too bad we hadn't "met" a couple of years ago, Kim...I would have taken all your garden stuff off your hands before you went back Stateside! Very Happy


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Post  slewi on 12/28/2010, 4:31 pm

Wha...? I haven't received ANY seed catalogs yet! I am very unhappy!

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Post  Furbalsmom on 12/28/2010, 5:20 pm

Slewi,

I ordered some catalogs back in September/October and they are just now arriving.
Most Spring catalogs aren't mailed out until Dec or Jan.
How long ago did you order them? :?:
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Re: Seed catalogs are pouring in!!!

Post  quiltbea on 12/28/2010, 5:51 pm

I got five in today's mail but didn't pick up the mail yesterday.
Its such fun to go thru them and make out tentative orders that I'll have to change a few times before I get the final one ready.

I had rec'd only two other ones in December.
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Post  Aub on 12/28/2010, 5:58 pm

I just got a half dozen of them today! It's kinda bad because I started planning for Spring back in the Fall. Now there are so many more things I want to get!!
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Post  sfg4uKim on 12/29/2010, 4:48 pm

@LaFee wrote:Too bad we hadn't "met" a couple of years ago, Kim...I would have taken all your garden stuff off your hands before you went back Stateside! Very Happy


Sorry LaFee, because the government was moving us, I was able to bring everything with me from Germany. While I was there I had to go with container gardening.

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