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Wednesday, June 05, 2019 G. Kins Inabeehive, WA

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I think I would have been better off to not dead-end. The goal of a smaller plant could be acheived by limiting the growth at the back if the plant but allowing/keeping more growth at the pumpkin. I am unsure if xylem or phloem is limiting. The vines certainly need both. Some nutrients do not enter the phloem very well, but yet... the pumpkin may rely entirely on phloem?
 



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