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Click on a thumbnail picture below to see the full size version. 15 Entries.
Wednesday, March 22 View Page
Ready for the start of the season. Eventually all the seeds came up.
 
Tuesday, April 4 View Page
Soil cables in...hopefully doing their job. I also have heat lamps on the soil in each green house.
 
Monday, April 10 View Page
Trying to organize the growing supplies for this year.
 
Monday, April 10 View Page
My line up for this year. I will start the seeds tonight.
 
Wednesday, April 12 View Page
2017 seeds begin their two hour soak. The solution is a weak seaweed and humic acid mix.
 
Wednesday, April 12 View Page
Nine seeds will be started.
 
Wednesday, April 19 View Page
All seedlings are up and doing well! Watering with diluted Humic acid and seaweed. I am also using companion, essential and root every two weeks. That's WOW advice.
 
Tuesday, April 25 View Page
Seedlings are getting bigger, in second pots now. Planting Saturday.
 
Thursday, April 27 View Page
Day one of seedlings being in the garden. Soil temps are over 70 and lows at night are currently in the low 50s. Fingers crossed.
 
Monday, June 12 View Page
The plants are finally starting to take off. This 1447 Rowe was going to be my Marshfield fair plant but after losing my 2075 Connolly I will use this one for Frerichs.
 
Monday, June 12 View Page
The plants are finally starting to take off. Had to train a secondary on my 1944 Connolly.
 
Monday, June 12 View Page
Another view of the 1944 Connolly
 
Monday, July 3 View Page
1944 Connolly. Lost the main vine last month. The secondary is finally at a point to give me some females.
 
Monday, July 3 View Page
1944 Connolly first pollination on July 2. Now we hope and pray and push.
 
Monday, July 3 View Page
Looking forward to growing this one. First pollination on the 1447 Rowe.
 

 

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