2001 Plant Delights Nursery August Newsletter
I hope everyone now has received their fall catalog by now. Response to the larger color photos has been wonderful, which is really good because they were really expensive. The catalog is filled with many choice new items, so don't be left out as plants begin to sell out. So far fall orders are far exceeding last year, which as Martha would say, is "A good thing". We have just completed construction of a new underground irrigation tank, which will take the place of the one that collapsed back in June. This has been a time consuming and obscenely expensive task, that has left facilities manager Larry Blakeman, claustrophobic, covered in mud, and probably thinking about finding an air-conditioned office job. In the same area, Gary Mazur and Joe Steele of Raleigh's Envision's Co. are just finishing the installation of the new patio pavers around the new Southwestern Garden. We can't wait for you to see this area, filled with agaves and cacti...truly amazing! We would like to welcome two