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Johnplotman's Journal

Johnplotman's Journal

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In the greenhouse Feb 2011..

28 February 2011 21:17:46
Still some more final touches need doing.

Still some more final touches need doing.

For a few hours over the weekend,i decided to spend more time in the greenhouse.The area for the Tomatoes is almost complete,with the centre canes there needing to be tied up and finished there.

A form of a mini well supply is in place,and into these the water supply will go.Similar with the centre containers only smaller there again.The shelves have been given a final fast washing down,and here will be used as a form of hardening off area for the next while.

The coldframe outside the greenhouse is next on the list,to leave it ready when called upon.[will do that later in the week].

Going away earlier this morning the weather reading was back to -2 and quite nippy.That changed in a few hours with bright and sunny weather,a touch of summer.


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Moya Moya 28 February 2011 21:48:00

Very tidy!

Do you keep all your tomatoes in pots John or plant some in the greenhouse soil? What size pots do you use?


Myrtle Myrtle 28 February 2011 21:51:46

Well organised John, this weather is very encouraging.


Periwinkle Periwinkle 28 February 2011 22:25:22

Making good progress John. Best wishes to all your plans!


Lìga Lìga 28 February 2011 23:00:45

Best wishes from me too:))


Cloncaw Cloncaw 01 March 2011 01:02:56

Well ahead as usual in the preparation for your plants


Johnplotman Johnplotman 09 March 2011 19:51:55

Thank you,Moya,Myrtle,Periwinkle,Liga,and Cloncaw.

I dont Moya.Some of them are in the soil,hanging baskets,and pots range from app 30-40 cm.


Moya Moya 09 March 2011 20:22:43

Thanks John.

Going to try more in pots this year. I usually just grow them in the soil.

Good luck with them all.


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