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The March 2018 Not-A-Raffle-Raffle!

By dave
March 9, 2018

We know Spring has arrived (or is arriving) because we get to announce the first raffle of the year! Enjoy!

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North Central TX (Zone 8a)
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tx_flower_child
Mar 19, 2018 6:59 PM CST
Don't hesitate. Be sure to get your Not-A-Raffle-Raffle tickets now. As Dave said, 'The ticket buying window is open now and will close on March 22 at 7:00pm Central time.'

If any of y'all need acorns, especially new members, don't be shy — speak up. There are a number of members, myself included, who are shaking the old oak tree and tossing acorns. Trust me. Compared to the squirrels who camp out in my Red Oaks and like to aim for my head with some major acorns, we'll be gentle when we toss acorns.

And speak up if you aren't sure how this whole thing works.
Name: Debra
Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) (Zone 8a)
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lovemyhouse
Mar 19, 2018 7:44 PM CST
Hilarious! Hilarious! Sounds like those Red Oak squatters might be relatives of the squirrels who taunt my dogs.
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Name: Marilyn
Northern KY (Zone 6a)
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Marilyn
Mar 19, 2018 7:46 PM CST
tx_flower_child said:Don't hesitate. Be sure to get your Not-A-Raffle-Raffle tickets now. As Dave said, 'The ticket buying window is open now and will close on March 22 at 7:00pm Central time.'

If any of y'all need acorns, especially new members, don't be shy — speak up. There are a number of members, myself included, who are shaking the old oak tree and tossing acorns. Trust me. Compared to the squirrels who camp out in my Red Oaks and like to aim for my head with some major acorns, we'll be gentle when we toss acorns.

And speak up if you aren't sure how this whole thing works.


I'm still giving out acorns also. Feel free to ask me. Acorn Thumbs up

Welcome to the Agastache and Salvias Forum!

Hummingbirds are beautiful flying jewels in the garden!


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Name: Greg Chrislip
Lawrence, KS (Zone 6a)
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GregC
Mar 20, 2018 6:15 AM CST
lovemyhouse said: Hilarious! Hilarious! Sounds like those Red Oak squatters might be relatives of the squirrels who taunt my dogs.

Must be related to ones I had evicted from my attic.
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Name: Tamara
Central Valley, California (Zone 9b)
Monetwwqi
Mar 20, 2018 12:18 PM CST
You have already been sooooooooo generous to me. Would love to get a few more tickets if you can see your way to send me a few more acorns. THANK YOU!!!
Name: Marilyn
Northern KY (Zone 6a)
Laughter is the best medicine!
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Marilyn
Mar 20, 2018 6:30 PM CST
@Monetwwqi

Check your treemail. I just transferred 20 acorns to you.

Marilyn
Welcome to the Agastache and Salvias Forum!

Hummingbirds are beautiful flying jewels in the garden!


Name: Carlacat McEldowney
Parkersburg WV (Zone 6b)
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Carlacat
Mar 21, 2018 7:16 AM CST
If anyone has any extra acorns that are lying around I could use some more to get some tickets Acorn
Name: Marilyn
Northern KY (Zone 6a)
Laughter is the best medicine!
Salvias Rabbit Keeper Hummingbirder Birds Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Forum moderator Container Gardener Bee Lover Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Butterflies Annuals
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Marilyn
Mar 21, 2018 3:39 PM CST
@Carlacat

Check your treemail. I transferred 20 acorns to you.
Welcome to the Agastache and Salvias Forum!

Hummingbirds are beautiful flying jewels in the garden!


Name: James
Fabens,TX (Zone 8a)
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Txtea
Mar 21, 2018 7:09 PM CST
I never have been in a raffle never had but 5 acorns in my account since becoming a member. That's must be the reason I have no badges ether.
Name: Marilyn
Northern KY (Zone 6a)
Laughter is the best medicine!
Salvias Rabbit Keeper Hummingbirder Birds Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Forum moderator Container Gardener Bee Lover Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Butterflies Annuals
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Marilyn
Mar 21, 2018 8:10 PM CST
@Txtea

I transferred 50 acorns to you to get badges and tickets. Check your treemail. Here's the link for badges. 5 acorns for badges.

https://garden.org/users/prefs...

This link will show how to earn acorns: https://garden.org/special/aco...

Marilyn
Welcome to the Agastache and Salvias Forum!

Hummingbirds are beautiful flying jewels in the garden!


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