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Cigarette Smoke Effects On Plants?

m.lee mikaline at netcom.com
Fri Feb 27 21:54:32 EST 1998

BAnders778 (banders778 at aol.com) wrote: 
| I have read that it is wise to wash one's hands after smoking before handling
| plants. However, I do not wash my hands while gardening and smoking, and none
| of my plants have died from my smoking. Most times, though, I have on gloves
| when gardening and remove my gloves to smoke.  I do not handle poisonous plants
| either and then put a cigarette in my mouth.  It works both ways!
| BAnders778 at aol.com
| Raleigh, NC
| Do not covet your neighbors' yards. You might inherit their weeds.

Tobacco Mosaic Virus ... can louse up your tomatoes, destroy your peppers 
... reread your seed catalogues for mention of TMV resistance.


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