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Click on a thumbnail picture below to see the full size version. 35 Entries.
Sunday, April 24 View Page
Year 3, patch work well under way, hope to be in ground May 1-3
Sunday, April 24 View Page
Left the label making to my wife just noticed the misspelled names sorry guys.
Monday, May 2 View Page
Happy with the plants theyíll hit the soil later today, tomatoes bout 2more weeks. Good luck everybody!
Wednesday, May 18 View Page
Itís not a beauty contest, this 2003 Kisamore is ready to run, better add amendments and til the rest of the patch.
Saturday, May 28 View Page
2003 Kisamore growing well, 1797 Wolf on far corner hope to use as a pollinator. Also some tomatoes and even sunflowers in the background. Need to finish tilling and get ready for vine burying season!
Wednesday, June 1 View Page
Apparently itís mater season, also spotted a pumpkin in the tip of 2003 looking good for mid June pollination
Friday, June 3 View Page
2003 Kisamore, trouble free in the month of may letís keep it rolling.
Tuesday, June 7 View Page
2003 Kisamore trouble free should have a pollination in 7-10 days
Tuesday, June 7 View Page
Back view
Saturday, June 11 View Page
Cool, damp, and cloudy morning pollination #1 2003 Kisamore x 1797 Wolf
Saturday, June 11 View Page
Cool, damp, and cloudy morning pollination #1 2003 Kisamore x 1797 Wolf
Saturday, June 18 View Page
2003 Kisamore pollinated what I hope is the keeper, wanted to make a cross but things didnít work out so sheís selfed.
Saturday, June 18 View Page
Side of 2003 Kisamore, may still try to cross the next pumpkin out then Iíll have decisions to make. Bout time to grow fruit! Grow big everybody!!!
Saturday, June 25 View Page
Made the bed and called in security, just 100ish days to go! 2003 Kisamore selfed dap 5
Tuesday, June 28 View Page
Dap 10, been an awesome May/June, letís keep it rolling. 2003 Kisamore
Tuesday, June 28 View Page
Salad
Tuesday, June 28 View Page
More salad, i told myself Iíd continue documenting the plant this year, last couple years I found I was only taking pics of the fruit at this stage, need to be able to look back at your plant as well.
Tuesday, June 28 View Page
Pic hopefully
Tuesday, June 28 View Page
Pic hopefully
Thursday, June 30 View Page
2003
Thursday, June 30 View Page
6/27
Thursday, June 30 View Page
6/27
Wednesday, July 6 View Page
17 days 2003 Kisamore selfed
Wednesday, July 6 View Page
7/5/22 2003 Kisamore Dap 17
Saturday, July 9 View Page
Dap 20 numbers ott 197, sheís swelling fast, heavy downpours 3days in a row making it tough to feed/control irrigation, fingers crossed she doesnít explode.
Saturday, July 9 View Page
Dap 20 numbers ott 197, sheís swelling fast, heavy downpours 3days in a row making it tough to feed/control irrigation, fingers crossed she doesnít explode.
Saturday, July 9 View Page
2003 Kisamore selfed day 20
Sunday, July 10 View Page
Day 20
Sunday, July 10 View Page
Day 20
Monday, July 18 View Page
Day 30, been gone for ten days, sheet blew back caused some suntan on a third of the pumpkin should be fine. Taping an estimated 403lbs but sheís a little sunken on her left shoulder. May grow my first ugly pumpkin! Plant looks good, good luck everyone!
Wednesday, July 20 View Page
2003 Kisamore selfed, just a sunny Wednesday afternoon pic
Wednesday, July 20 View Page
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Wednesday, July 20 View Page
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Thursday, July 28 View Page
2003 Kisamore selfed, Day 40 numbers 84/86/140 Roughly 28lbs per day last ten, gonna push next ten days see if we can improve on that, fingers crossed!
Thursday, July 28 View Page
Tomatoes have been sorry this year, Iím aware of a couple mistakes Iíve made will do better next year. Grow big everyone!

 

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