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Name: Sue Petruske
Wisconsin (Zone 5a)
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petruske
Jun 28, 2015 6:33 PM CST
I see people sending what they call "tree mail". What does that mean?
Name: woofie
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woofie
Jun 28, 2015 6:58 PM CST
It's sort of like email, except confined to this site. You can click on a member's name, which will take you to their profile, and one of the first options you'll see is to send them a Tree Mail. It is a private communication that only you and the member can see.

Or you can click on the little envelope at the top of the blue column on the left and select "Compose a new mail," but I find it easier to click on the member's name than to try to remember how to spell it correctly!

Hope this helps. Smiling

Edited to add: By the way, if that little envelope turns red, it means you have a Tree Mail.
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Name: Sue Petruske
Wisconsin (Zone 5a)
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petruske
Jun 28, 2015 8:01 PM CST
Thank You! So many wonderful features and short cuts at ATP. I LOVE it!!! Hurray!
Name: greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
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greene
Jun 29, 2015 1:28 PM CST
The good thing about the Tree-Mail feature is that only two people can read the mail - you and the recipient. No one else can look over your shoulder to see what is written.

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Claudia
Jun 29, 2015 1:38 PM CST
Tree-mail is ATP's way to send private messages here! Thumbs up
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Name: Rick Corey
Everett WA 98204 (Zone 8a)
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RickCorey
Jun 30, 2015 5:23 PM CST
Dave's Garden had D-mail.
Cubits has C-mail.
ATP has Tree-mail.

Does GardenWeb have "G-mail"?


Name: greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
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greene
Jun 30, 2015 5:29 PM CST
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Claudia
Jun 30, 2015 6:10 PM CST
I agree Rolling on the floor laughing Rolling on the floor laughing
“Once in a while it really hits people that they don’t have to experience the world in the way they have been told to.”
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Name: Sandy B.
Ford River, Michigan UP (Zone 4b)
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Weedwhacker
Jun 30, 2015 7:52 PM CST
RickCorey said:Dave's Garden had D-mail.
Cubits has C-mail.
ATP has Tree-mail.

Does GardenWeb have "G-mail"?



Maybe "H-mail" ? I think they're called "Houzz" or something like that now.
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zuzu
Jul 1, 2015 1:29 AM CST

Plants Admin

I think the name "G-mail" belongs to Google.
Name: greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
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greene
Jul 1, 2015 8:33 AM CST
Yep, that was the joke!
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Name: Ken Ramsey
Vero Beach, FL (Zone 10a)
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drdawg
Jul 1, 2015 8:52 AM CST
Thumbs up Hurray!
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Name: Suzanne/Sue
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Calif_Sue
Jul 4, 2015 2:11 PM CST

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I call it T-mail here. Green Grin!
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Name: Linda
Medina Co., TX (Zone 8a)
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LindaTX8
Jul 4, 2015 2:48 PM CST
Now that GW is newly screwed up again, mail is not called much. You go to Your Houzz (your page), then Messages.
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Name: Ginger
Fountain, Florida (Zone 8b)
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gingin
Jul 4, 2015 4:21 PM CST
AHHHHH.....BUT......can you CHOOSE to go to DISNEY????? Rolling on the floor laughing Rolling on the floor laughing Rolling on the floor laughing sorry....could not help myself nor stop my one typing finger Whistling
Each cloud has a silver lineing if only you look for it.
Name: greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
My dogs love me; some people don't.
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greene
Jul 4, 2015 4:36 PM CST
Rolling on the floor laughing Rolling on the floor laughing Rolling on the floor laughing ....go to Your Houzz....
You may be able to go to your Houzz page, but I choose to stay right here. Lovey dubby

Rolling on the floor laughing Rolling on the floor laughing Whatever @gingin 's typing finger has it must be contagious. Thumbs up
Sunset Zone 28, AHS Heat Zone 9, USDA zone 8b~"Leaf of Faith"
Name: Ginger
Fountain, Florida (Zone 8b)
Charter ATP Member Plays in the sandbox Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Region: Gulf Coast Tip Photographer The WITWIT Badge
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Native Plants and Wildflowers Birds Plumerias Hummingbirder Dog Lover
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gingin
Jul 4, 2015 4:38 PM CST
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Each cloud has a silver lineing if only you look for it.

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