[Homestead] Are you affected by Global warming?
genegerue at ruralize.com
Sat Apr 21 23:10:33 EDT 2007
On Apr 21, 2007, at 6:59 PM, Don Bowen wrote:
> At 4/21/2007, you wrote:
>> Heartwood, extreme southern Missouri, was always cusp 6a, 6b. Looks
>> like we are sliding into 7. I like it for gardening season extension.
>> Will report later on how it fits with summer heat tolerance. Suspect
>> precipitation will also change. This last year was up by about
>> fifteen inches.
> I asked someone there who has kept records and her response was
> that there
> has been a definite warming and movement into zone 7.
I was not so easy on her. I asked her if she concurred that we should
now consider ourselves in Zone 7. I asked her if she was ready to go
toe-to-toe with the National Arbor Day Foundation.
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