Grow Your Own Magazine

Navbar button growfruitandveg.co.uk Logo
Forum Navigation

+ Reply to Thread
Page 13 of 29 FirstFirst ... 3111213141523 ... LastLast
Results 97 to 104 of 227
Like Tree532Likes

Thread: Growing some early tomatoes - 2019

  1. #97
    Logunner is offline Sprouter
    Join Date
    Aug 2018
    Location
    Newton le Willows
    Posts
    188

    Default

    Put 8 seeds in on 14th Jan.... nothing showing

  2. #98
    veggiechicken's Avatar
    veggiechicken is offline Warning!! Contains Nuts
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    Sunshiny South Wales
    Posts
    62,016
    Blog Entries
    4

    Default

    Are they somewhere warm? Needs to be at least 20C.
    Garden like a Chicken
    @realveggiechicken

  3. #99
    Logunner is offline Sprouter
    Join Date
    Aug 2018
    Location
    Newton le Willows
    Posts
    188

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by veggiechicken View Post
    Are they somewhere warm? Needs to be at least 20C.
    Summerhouse with a radiator set up close by.. wife will kill me if she catches me with the radiator on
    mcdood likes this.

  4. #100
    veggiechicken's Avatar
    veggiechicken is offline Warning!! Contains Nuts
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    Sunshiny South Wales
    Posts
    62,016
    Blog Entries
    4

    Default

    Probably too cool then!

    At 10C constant temp toms take 43 days to germinate
    15C = 14 days
    20C = 6 days
    25C = 6 days.
    Garden like a Chicken
    @realveggiechicken

  5. #101
    Ms-T is offline Super Moderator
    Join Date
    Mar 2016
    Location
    Kent
    Posts
    2,715
    Blog Entries
    2

    Default

    A few photos of my tom.
    Growing some early tomatoes - 2019-p1000627.jpg
    under the grow lights.

    Growing some early tomatoes - 2019-p1000630-2-.jpg

    in the hydroponic thingie.

  6. #102
    SarrissUK's Avatar
    SarrissUK is offline Early Fruiter
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    North East Lincolnshire
    Posts
    2,035

    Default

    Ooh nice toms Ms T! I have tomato plant envy
    Ms-T likes this.

  7. #103
    Small pumpkin's Avatar
    Small pumpkin is offline Gone Fishing
    Join Date
    Jun 2014
    Location
    Isle of Mull
    Posts
    9,955

    Default

    Here's micro tom in compost sown on 1st Jan

    Growing some early tomatoes - 2019-image.jpg

    Here's red robin ( top ) & micro tom ( bottom ) in my hydroponic thingy sown 4th Jan. Don't want to speak to soon but they seem to be doing really well.

    Growing some early tomatoes - 2019-image.jpg

  8. #104
    Ms-T is offline Super Moderator
    Join Date
    Mar 2016
    Location
    Kent
    Posts
    2,715
    Blog Entries
    2

    Default

    Have just seen tiny little flowers coming on the Red Robin and the micro toms.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts