Great garden goofs: Life in the garden wouldn't be complete without them.

 

Great Garden Goofs
We've all had our moments. How about you?

By Marion Owen, Fearless Weeder for PlanTea, Inc. and
Co-author of Chicken Soup for the Gardener's Soul


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Garden goofs

Back in the mid-1980's, Susanne Zingler of Germany became a little surprised when her new potted plant hissed and squeaked after she watered it. She thought it was just air escaping dry soil.

A week later she watered the plant again, only this time, it not only hissed, but the soil began to squirm. Panicked, she called the local florist, who came right over. One look at the plant and he called the Cologne Zoo. The Wildlife experts removed a large female tarantula and her nest of 50 little spiders!

Do YOU have a garden goof, or know of someone else's goof? If so, email the photo and a description so I can share it with others.

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