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CHS flower bed vandalized

A flower bed at Carson High School's new agricultural area was vandalized Wednesday night after someone turned on a hose and flooded the bed with about 6,000 gallons of water.

"They turned on a hose and shoved it into one of the beds," Greenhouse Manager Raymond Saliga said Friday.

One flower bed's worth of plants is probably lost, he said.

Because the ground beneath the beds is so deadly to plants and the water was run all night, much of those minerals have migrated up the bed. About 40 small plants were lost.

"It's only one bed's worth," he said. …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Sep 14, 2012 09:19PM Published Sep 14, 2012 09:18PM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.