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Click on a thumbnail picture below to see the full size version. 10 Entries.
Friday, April 15 View Page
Seeds are planted. Planted two 2020 Wallace 2054s, and two 2021 Ford 1935s. The hope is to save the 2 best and cross pollinate them. This is only our third year in, so we are slowly learning the process.
 
Wednesday, June 8 View Page
Patch is ready. Treated it with everything the soil report said it needed. Not much space, but more than last year.
 
Thursday, June 9 View Page
Seeds are planted. Planted two 2020 Wallace 2054s, and two 2021 Ford 1935s. The hope is to save the 2 best and cross pollinate them. This is only our third year in, so we are slowly learning the process.
 
Friday, June 10 View Page
Patch prepared 4/15/22 Short on space, but big on ambition
 
Friday, June 10 View Page
Seeds planted on 4/15/22, broke ground on 4/17/22
 
Thursday, June 16 View Page
Real time now. Cold frame retired, vines getting staked down. 3 good plants for now. I will reduce to 2 in a few weeks. I know they are planted close to each other, but I have little sunny room to deal with.
 
Monday, June 20 View Page
After a cold weekend, the plants are loving some heat. The Wallace 2054 is at 4ft and picking up the pace
 
Monday, June 20 View Page
The Ford 1935 is doing well too. It was the leader as a seed, but is now behind my Wallace 2054 at 3 feet
 
Monday, June 20 View Page
Last year, I learned a lesson about securing vines. A swift wind derailed my efforts with a split vine last year. This year, I've taken some old portable wire fencing and cut out sections, then bent them in half to make nice vine tie-downs.
 
Monday, June 20 View Page
Here are the vine tie-downs I mentioned
 

 

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