My Container Mix Trials and Tomato Patch in N. Calif Dec 5 pics
Days are in the mid 60s with nights falling to the low 40s. Plant growth has slowed considerably, but vegetables are still ripening.
Here is my Indian Stripe which is beginning to blush:
Tomatoes are quite large (bigger than my Cherokee Purple)
Yolo Wonder Peppers continue to mature:
The Container Mix trials continue on. I am REALLY happy with the 3:2:1 combo of Potting Mix, Bark Fines, and Perlite. The plant (Cherokee Purple) continues to be green from bottom to top:
I continue to be surprised at what small differences in the Container Mix formulation yields. Here are Pepper plants on the right, in a 3:3:2 ratio of Potting Mix, Redwood Compost, and Perlite; and the two plants on the left in the same 3:3:2 ratio but with Potting Mix, Bark Fines, and Perlite:
My Carmello is producing well, even with the cooler weather now. A few of these will be on the dinner table tonight: