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2007-04-07 15:00:15

Q:WE had to remove a dying almond tree from our patio. We are looking to replace it with a new tree that has beautiful foliage, and that fully flowers in the spring and will not grow too big, but will give a little shade over our patio table. Do you have any suggestions? A: My personal choice would be Forest Pansy or Silver Cloud Redbud, Cercis canadensis. Forest Pansy Redbud likes full sun and is a moderate growing tree to 20 feet tall with a 15-foot spread, but pruning can control...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.