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Re: A wonderful visit to Gary's Nursery in New Bern, NC
Edited by WSimpson NC on 5/2/2019, 3:04 pm
You could've helped me a lot if I knew you were heading there . I was going to get a couple Birminghams and Trachys from him in the coming few weeks . Then I could've met you in Charlotte for the 1.5 hour drive to pick them up .
He really is a nice guy , and I got the grand tour last time I was there about 5 years ago .
How did his Palmettos and other palms do after the winter before last when his highs and lows during that 9 day period were similar to mine , and didn't reach 32F most of the time ? Just to the south in Wilmington was way milder , but I was amazed when I noticed that New Bern was just as bad as I was during that period .
Any pictures ?
Ten year lows: 19F 20F 5F 4F 15F 7F 8F 14F 19F 16F(2021)
10 Year Average Winter Lowest Low 12.7F ; 30 Year 12.36F
Profession:Trachy Defiberer and Palm Spear Puller (free estimates)