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After my adventures as a R&R drummer in the 60's I changed direction and got a job at Cornelius Nursery around 1971. I loved it, and it became one of my various occupations over the years. The work environment was wonderful-a riot of color and heavenly scents, the cool spray of constant watering, which intensified the fragrances of marigolds, phlox, jasmine and roses. Customers all seemed to be in a good mood there, so I ended up making the rounds of numerous nurseries in the next three years. But I forget their names, except for Gardenland on Westheimer, which was the last place I worked at before hitting the road for the Rockies in '74. There was a very well established place, in Bellaire, I think. And a small one at the intersection of San Felipe and 610, where I recall Dan Pastorini came in looking for some pots, with his buxom girlfriend. And a really really tiny one on Richmond, between Greenbriar and Kirby. Anyone remember these?