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Though I could, I can do a bit more than once thought of me in reference of gardening
Seeing this meme on #Facebook, I have to laugh to myself about. I have had a lot of experience in regards of growing plants, altering plants, and changing various aspects of. One year many years ago when I had my house in #SanAntonio #Texas I had decided to remodel the entire front and backyard, of my property. In the backyard I had made a fruit and vegetable garden to have my son and my daughter get to enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables while learning about the gardening aspects which was to the furthest back, of the backyard. In the middle of the backyard and along the sides of the backyard, I had gotten many floral bushes and flowers to grow which were not normal for the climate or the soil conditions of San Antonio Texas. I had the cactus plants removed from the backyard as well as the front corner of the front yard for a multitude of reasons, though that is a whole other ironic ball of wax in a metaphorical aspect of things when looking to life experiences later on.
Those paddle type Cacti plants annoyed me on sight, and the irony again in reference of those metaphorical ironies and coinky dinks of such in those later references. Not only in the aspects of annoyances, but also in the removal processes. Despite my now dead-ex-husband not believing me when I said those plants would be problematic, again another metaphorical irony in regards of Cactus Jack AKA Jeffrey Kuykendall Jr. Hypothetically in the metaphors, of course. However that was several years before meeting Cactus Jack AKA Jeffrey Kuykendall Jr, in reference to the removal and annoyances of seeing such plants in my property. In such of having to call in guys who knew how to dig up and get rid of the Cacti plants after knowing such needed to be removed, is an additional ironic coinky dink in many ways. Though of course for those who know that reference of such in regards of Cactus Jack AKA Jeffrey Kuykendall Jr, that refers not just to knowing him though also in reference of the 151 Road Warrior garbage he and his group pulled in reference of Fiesta in San Antonio in regards of the #AlamoDrafthouse on 410 and 151 area for the #MadMax movie watching event as one of the actors was going to be there during the event as was explained to me. I wonder if such in certain ways the law enforcement agencies could look into both the #RICO aspects while also including the aspects of domestic terrorism charges against such for what that individual and his associations had done to the city of San Antonio and the state of Texas as well as those who had been affected and impacted by such; though also possibly when looking into the aspects of what occurred in 2017 during my Medal of Honor Art Project trip specifically in the area of #Montana though if records are able to be found for however long those who had hypothetically caused problems for my Medal of Honor Art Project in the timeframes of if they had colluded together and have a pattern of behaviour which #HomelandSecurity, the #FBI, the #USMarshalls, the #CIA, among others may find helpful; though they know such laws and regulations far better than I, with much more experience and understanding of the prosecutorial aspects thereof.
Back to the backyard gardening before going to the front yard descriptions of the gardening, pun intended.
As the backyard area of plants which I was able to get vadalia onions to grow, various types of corn, broccoli, tomatoes, strawberries, carrots, beets, cucumbers, watermelon, cantaloupe, kiwi and a few others in one section; I also was able to get washington and fuji apple trees, 3 different types of blueberry bushes, 2 different types of oranges, bing cherries, pluots, and a few other fruit trees to grow and begin the blossoming process; before the Datsun truck that ran into the back fence of my backyard which the insured driver had been with Fred Loya insurance, who destroyed all of the work I had done. Granted the plants were still growing afterwards and I could have replanted the trees into different planter pots; though the aspects of the process to deal with the insurance to get everything taken care of on top of the Homeowners Association issues had been what stopped me from continuing forward with such at the time. Had that been a smoother transition to fix and repair everything, I would have been able to return to my gardening much quicker. However I still have to giggle to myself of the male's face at the tool rental location when I picked up the 6 or 8 tier rototiller to put in the back of my van as he was surprised I could pick that up and put into the back area, though only now in 2020 do I realize that might have been because that piece of machinery might have been a bit heavier in weight than I realized at the time. How much do they weigh or did they weigh, back in 2003 or 2004 or possibly 2005 anyway? Maybe 30 pounds, or so? It was more bulky than heavy, to me back then in those days.
In thereference of flowers I was able to get Brugmansia to grow and flourish throughout the backyard despite the amount of shade from the trees, though later I did cut down and remove two fully grown Pin Oak trees in less than a few hours; though I also was able to get various rose bushes to grow including also Freesia, various types of Irises, Tulips, Sedum, Phlox, Thyme, Rosemary, Daffodils, and several other plants which are more accustomed to the northern climates for growth and definitely more accustomed to a different type of soil than in San Antonio soil which has a lot of rocks and caliche soil. Those are only a small amount of the plants I had growing the way I wanted in the backyard, though in the front yard I had gotten Gladiolus plants to grow around the front triangle which had 2 Oak trees and 1Hackberry tree with ivy in the triangle. I did change the ivy to periwinkle and four o'clock flowers which took a bit of work, though I made it happen fairly quickly as I am quite particular about my gardening and plants.
As a side note there had been a time when my now dead-ex-husband's lab boss had a Christmas Party which everyone was invited to attend who worked in the lab along with their souses and children if they had such, and I went with my son and my daughter as my now dead-ex-husband did what he did. Though I dealt with a conversation when one of the individuals in a different lab though had known Dr. Sun had started asking my now dead-ex-husband about military drills and training as much against abuse as I am, I am still proud of the fact I stopped those discussions and proud of the fact I survived the conversations after that particular dinner. What details were given were quickly stopped and forgotten because of what was dealt with to stop that discussion from occurring further and the focus was more upon the fact that individual was mad of a female speaking as well as sitting at the main dinner table, instead of continuing the discussion of places and the etcetera for military training for the United States of America. I was introduced repeatedly to a few inanimate objects, though I obviously survived; more importantly, I was able to keep my son and my daughter safe from seeing such, and was able to prevent certain locations from being more known if hypothetically my now dead-ex-husband had actually known of certain locations and training. Whether he hypothetically knew them before because of being told or whathaveyou, it is what it is at this point. If hypothetically he was able to inform of such however he had the information of such, I am still proud to have survived such conversations to ensure the safety of if that was actually an aspect he hypothetically knew details of.
In reference of my front yard though, after the removal of the cacti plants in the corner and a few other aspects; my greatest pride for my gardening on top of the plants I was able to get growing in the backyard, were the Gladiolus plants around the triangle perimeter of the ivy which I had put a large three tier fountain in the center of. However one day after having planted thousands of Gladiolus bulbs and changing their blooming cycle to bloom from early spring through to late summer, changing the colors of the blooms from single color to double and/or tricolor and/or quad color and/or pentacolor per flower and/or per stalk depending of what I wanted the look to be I came back to my house to a ghastly sight. At first I thought I was seeing things when I pulled my van around the road to then go into the coldesac to pull into the driveway, however after getting my son and my daughter taken care of and put down for a nap I went outside to investigate. I saw correctly as a large section of about 2-3 feet deep and about 4-5 feet wide of all the flower stalks of my Gladiolus plants were gone as they were cut off from the greenery.
I was infuriated, to state mildly. I demanded all of those flowers to stop where they were at and return to the ground as I was so furious to see so much of my work completely destroyed because someone felt they had whatever excuse of a right to take my flowers without my permission, and as I watched the clouds form overhead and the storm begin to develop; I watched the plants start to whither before my eyes, and before the end of the 7th day there was not a trace there had ever been Gladiolus plants there to begin with. The following year a few had popped up which I was happy-ish about, and I did move them to the backyard, though infuriated to see them at the same time remembering what had occurred the year previously. No others grew up front after I moved the plants to the back, as I would not allow such. I changed the plants in the front to wildflowers of all sorts mixed with some Golden and Red Sedum with Phlox intermingled. and Thyme along the one side where the Oleander plants I put in on the outer perimeter of the fence were growing. Though when I went by the place that once was my house I saw only a few of the Oleander bushes still there, despite how many I had growing there previously and with such vibrancy.
Since then in reference to living in the house which once was mine in San Antonio there have been some gardening aspects I have done, as in the place where I had my house in Carrollton though the garden was pretty much set up the way I would have done so; I did get the Japanese Maple to grow several feet in the short amount of time living there, and those who know how slow Japanese Maples take to grow that was a pun intended feet unto itself. I was able to get that Japanese Maple to grow several feet around as well as several feet taller, while adding a few other plants nearby which technically do not grow in fully shaded areas and only grow in full and direct sunlight.
Returning to a happier portion of the point made earlier in reference of that Christmas dinner at Dr. Sun's house the same individual who had asked about the military aspects I had ceased such discussion from continuing onward, that male had asked me what I knew to be discussing plants with Dr. Sun's wife a PhD in her own right. Though I did not and do not have a Botany degree, I did explain mainly to Dr. Sun the female of my personal experiences as well as gave her several magazines I had along with books for her to look into as she wanted certain plants to grow in San Antonio Texas as well. Over the few years I was told of certain plants which she was able to get growing with a few additional points to assist the gardening aspects of, and the last time I saw their backyard the garden was doing magnificently. The soil had been amended to get better nutrition to the roots among a few others aspects, and we had discussed a few additional options for such.
Also I knew a couple females of which one was in the MMJ business and when giving her a few tents to assist with the indoor gardening as well as some lights, I did a few things to assist the growth of the plants when she got them going past a certain point. Every now and then she would show me the pictures of how the plants were doing and how they were growing bigger quicker as well as with larger production yields, which was awesome to see. In some ways, I may have a bit of a knack for certain plants over others depending of how the situation is. One aspect of which I had wanted to get into for myself literally and figuratively, though that is not something I can do living in an apartment complex with such a type of plant and what I can do to get such to grow as I can.
In the yard of the rental house when living in Washington state, I was able to get rid of all of the weeds which once were plaguing that property as well as put in new grass to grow thicker and fuller for the owners while adding a natural privacy fence to add to the wooden fence; while also making sure the bamboo from the next door neighbor's yard did not continue growing into their property, doing what I could to prevent the problems for the drainage and the pipes as those who have put bamboo into their yards have found out certain problems of later on. Then when getting back to Texas and after moving into the apartment complex, I played with one particular Rose bush to change the color of the blooms on only one stalk to change from bright red to a pale pink with white edges. I am glad I still could do that sort of thing, when it comes to plants. Though I know the maintenance crew does as they do around the property and maintaining such, here and there I have done a few little things to change up the plants in the area despite them not being replaced or moved.
Thus if there are companies who are in the Texas area who are wanting additional assistance though in certain ways while I could travel depending of the time of year for such sort of different type of contracting for such additional aspects to change up and assist the MMJ aspects, please do contact me as the yields which can be produced as well as the additional health benefits which can be done; are quite simplistic for me to do and accomplish, as the details can be discussed of such for different species and locations of indoor in comparison to outdoor. Though it would be awesome if there is a veteran group who has started such up and could work with to get such better and easier for military and law enforcement guys for additional aspects, for a different portion of such types of growth to assist in different ways for their betterment. Please do contact me through the To Contact form, if that is an interest; unless there is already a government group which could utilize such assistance for a bigger aspect in conjunction and/or separate as well for such as the aspects to get such types of plants to produce as I can get them to is quite astonishing especially if you were able to see any of the examples I have given at the times of or were able to find pictures/videos from those times in specific to be able to see what I can do.
I do enjoy gardening, in various ways.