Using Gardenweb as a research resource

harmonypJune 4, 2012

Not that I'd want to deter anyone from asking questions on this forum, as I've asked more than my share of basic questions here. But I have learned over time that doing a simple google on your question first, and putting in a search string such as "gardenweb "your question ... may give you more answers than you know what to do with, and get your answer quicker than waiting for responses.

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ilovemyroses(8 Dallas TX)

that is true! I have done the same, sometimes I can get by with that, sometimes I have a particular twist that best is answered by a new post. I think of this board as somewhat conversational, and don't try to be redundant, but don't feel prohibited from asking 'bulk' rose questions about a string of new purchases. I don't think you are implying that, just sayin'!!

great way to find bulk stuff tho!

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Kippy(SoCal zone 10. Sunset Zone 24)

I have been using google to search the garden web for years!!

Before I post, I have already checked for answers on google. I like that search better (sorry gardenweb)

    Bookmark   June 4, 2012 at 10:16PM
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