Seedling Update

It has been about four and a half weeks since sprouting for the tomatoes and peppers and five days since repotting. One thing I learned today was you have to be aware of when the auto misters are due to come on. Fortunately, I was using my kick-about camera and not my good one it is waterproof. I am keeping the GH cool and will only turn the heater on when the temperatures go below freezing. I do not want the plants to get leggy before planting in the garden about five weeks from now.

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The eggplants did not sprout until about March 20th but they will be fine come planting time.

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The Early Girls behind the poinsettia will stay in containers in the garden. However, as soon as the Big Beef toms start to produce the EGs will become compost.

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As usual, all comments are welcome.   John

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2 thoughts on “Seedling Update

  1. Ooooh, John. You have a real tomato already! My one and only blossom didn’t produce, even though I tickled it several times a day! I just turned the bed of the Ranger into my greenhouse/hardening off place. It’s pretty simple to just drive it in and out of the garage as needed!

    Granny

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  2. jbest123

    In a couple of weeks, I will leave the GH open 24/7 so the plants will be acclimated to the outside temps. I will also only plant to the garden on cloudy days or in the evening.

    John

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