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Outdoor garden season finally comes

Posted by don555 3a (My Page) on
Sun, May 19, 13 at 21:19

Technically I'm a bit early, but the forecast is good and the plants are in big pots so could be moved if necessary, plus they've been hardening off for 2 weeks or so and I'm getting impatient, so....

These Matchbox peppers:
 photo Mar2613Matchboxpeppers.jpg

Became this:
 photo May1913MatchboxPepper1.jpg

Which were moved to these 6 gallon pots;
 photo May1913MatchboxPepper2.jpg

And found a home here, with my cherry tomatoes (the other pepper pot is in the veg. garden:
 photo May1913MatchboxPepper3.jpg

Now all they need is time, warm weather and no hail!


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RE: Outdoor garden season finally comes

Those are some amazing plants!

What do you use for lighting?


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RE: Outdoor garden season finally comes

Thanks! My indoor setup is two sets of T8 shop lights, each with one warm white and one cool white bulb.


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RE: Outdoor garden season finally comes

Interesting. I suspected some sort of HID lighting. I use the standard T12's and they do ok, but, everything is more stretched out than yours.

Thanks!


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