Subject: Junk Mail on the List
> As you know this is a moderated list. Moderated it may be, but when the
> moderator is distracted errors can happen, and that is what happened this
> afternoon. The message a couple of you have since written about slipped
> through my fingers (literally) and made it to the list. You have my
> for allowing this event to take place.
> The frequency of junk mail has increased markedly in recent months. The
> purveyers of this kind of trash are aiming for the mail lists because of
> their wide coverage and the reasonably valid mail lists they use. For
> of you who have questioned in the past why the list is moderated, you have
> just witnessed one of several reasons.
> Back to Aroids... please.
> For those of you in the colder climates, the warm weather is not that far
> away. And with it will come new growth. I am in the middle of repotting
> Amorphophallus tubers at the moment and am seeing tubers showing signs of
> growth already, and its not even March. On the opposite side of this story
> are my A. titanums that have all gone dormant since our severe cold spell
> in January. Hopefully there are still tubers in those containers!
> Don Burns
> Fort Lauderdale FL USA
> Zone 10b