carolyn's Recent Activity

  1. carolyn liked Naper_Dan's post in the thread Help ID Pest?.

    Thanks for your help with ID. I took my garden hose and sprayed them away. Hopefully, this solves the issue. I’ll monitor closely.

    Jul 5, 2020 at 5:17 PM
  2. carolyn replied to the thread A stroll through Netty's gardens.

    Netty, your flowers are just spactacular!

    Jul 5, 2020 at 5:16 PM
  3. carolyn replied to the thread Does anyone know what might be wrong with these trees?.

    @Cayuga Morning , it was pruned that way. good observation. I personally don't understand the desire to "shape" conifers into unnatural...

    Jul 5, 2020 at 5:09 PM
  4. carolyn replied to the thread Happy Birthday Kildale!!.

    I am a day late and a dollar short to your party as well as Jewells. I am so sorry. I am wishing you a very happy belated birthday also....

    Jul 4, 2020 at 6:46 PM
  5. carolyn replied to the thread It's Jewell's Birthday today!!.

    Oh dear. I missed your party Jewell! I am so sorry. I still wish you a very happy birthday though. I hope your day was lovely.

    Jul 4, 2020 at 6:45 PM
  6. carolyn replied to the thread Does anyone know what might be wrong with these trees?.

    S, that is an alberta spruce. and I agree with you as I think it is freezing wind damage too.

    Jul 4, 2020 at 6:10 PM
  7. carolyn replied to the thread Does anyone know what might be wrong with these trees?.

    I agree with CM... cut them down. no way to save those. it could have been salt damage if you live in a place that sprays brine on the...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 6:44 PM
  8. carolyn liked Cayuga Morning's post in the thread Does anyone know what might be wrong with these trees?.

    Oh dear, what a shame. Yes, I would pull them out. Usually conifers grow from the outward tips. They can be pruned, but not into the...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 6:41 PM
  9. carolyn replied to the thread Learned from my husband.

    water displacement

    Jul 2, 2020 at 9:48 PM
  10. carolyn replied to the thread What have you done today in the Garden?.

    I have never seen r heard of the word hebes. interesting. they are sweet.

    Jul 2, 2020 at 8:08 PM
  11. carolyn replied to the thread What have you done today in the Garden?.

    Doghouse, what is that purple plant? it is darling. Not so much what I have done today as what the week/month has brought about. The...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 6:56 PM
  12. carolyn replied to the thread Learned from my husband.

    S-H, absolutely funny! I like the smell of WD40 but, ummm, I don't think I would try it as cologne.

    Jul 2, 2020 at 6:51 PM
  13. carolyn replied to the thread New gardener, plants are dying!.

    Well, to me they look dead from lack of water. I water containers EVERY day. stick your finger in to the first knuckle. if its dry...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 6:48 PM
  14. carolyn replied to the thread What's your coming-in-the-house routine?.

    "@Sjoerd a tile is a little device that you attach to your key chain, & it will set off a beep to help you locate your keys. It is...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 6:34 PM