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I've got mater sprouts!

Post  kimbertangleknot on 2/10/2011, 1:42 am

From Feb 9, 2011

These are the first I noticed! I also saw another one, my plum lemon has one going strong. I got my heating mat today and it's proof that the soil was just a still bit chilly for the tomatoes. Because there was nothing up at 4 o'clock this afternoon. I was getting ready to put a little bit of vermiculite on the top of the mixture when I noticed them. How exciting.

I posted a few pictures (they're in a slide show though to save space and stuff) of the first sprouts I saw a few days ago (the previous post) and then the ones I wanted to picture today (along with what I made for dinner). So excited. They're all on my blog (link in my sig below if you're interested). Now I just have to purchase my beds to plant all these things when they're ready to be planted. lol.

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Re: I've got mater sprouts!

Post  acara on 2/10/2011, 6:05 am

*Happy Dance*
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Post  CarolynPhillips on 2/10/2011, 10:55 am

nothing more exciting than seeing a tomato seedling pop up.
Congrats on tomato babies.
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Post  Furbalsmom on 2/10/2011, 5:04 pm

Your babies are beautiful! hyper Good Job!
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Bean Time Lapse

Post  kimbertangleknot on 2/14/2011, 5:58 pm

I've been under the weather since Friday, but managed to play around with the time lapse pictures I took of my Florida Speckled Butter Beans today. Of course, I picked the wrong ones to pick at that time, they were a bit slow, because two "squares" down the Asparagus Yard Long decided they wanted to have a go. Either or, it's still fascinating to watch. Nothing fancy, requires about two minutes of your time. I would have started another thread, but since I started this one, and it's kinda the same thing as mater sprouts...



Happy Valentines Day everyone. I'm going to go back to bed. Embarassed sawing logs
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Re: I've got mater sprouts!

Post  Furbalsmom on 2/14/2011, 6:06 pm

Thank you so much.
I enjoyed watching the leaves open on the bean. That was really interesting.

Feel Better Soon, It is hard to celebrate Valentine's I love you Day when you don't feel well.


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Post  jumiclads on 2/14/2011, 6:18 pm

Thanks for sharing your time lapse video, that was really good. I may try one of those sometime.

Hope your feeling better soon.
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Post  CarolynPhillips on 2/14/2011, 7:44 pm

clap

I enjoyed watching the time lapse.
Made the end of a tiring day very pleasant.
hungry makes me hungry for some stir fry green beans
Can't wait to start mine. too early yet for me.
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Re: I've got mater sprouts!

Post  miinva on 2/14/2011, 8:15 pm

Cool! Have you seen the documentary about plants with David Attenborough? I think it's called The Secret Life of Plants, but I could have that wrong. It's really wonderful and there's some footage like that, although it's got to be more exciting when it's your plant! Very Happy

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Post  quiltbea on 2/14/2011, 10:26 pm

Watching the butterbeans really growing and pulling up into the light was fascinating. Thanks for sharing. I enjoyed it.
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