Garden: Week 4

Week 4 of the garden is bringing a tad more confidence. Things are still growing and I haven’t managed to kill any more little seedlings. Of course that possibility still lingers but luckily things are looking a bit hardier.

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Thyme & Rosemary are the slowest starters. Seeing moderate growth but nothing extreme.
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The chives are much taller but still looking a bit sparse. Hoping they fill in a little.

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Last week (above) the cilantro wasn’t much more than sprouts. This week, it’s starting to look like actual cilantro, with the fan leaves instead of the longer, skinnier ones.

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Basil is still growing like gangbusters. If you put your face real close, it smells divine.

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A second flat joined the window last week but it wasn’t much more than a flat of dirt.

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This week, things have sprouted! Half flat of tomatoes & a half flat of carnival peppers.

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My office window is turning into quite the little greenhouse.

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3 Responses to Garden: Week 4

  1. Your plants look awesome! My cilantro is a little spindly this year. I dont’ think my windows get enough sun for them with the UV protection on the glass.

  2. Melinda says:

    Wow, your seedlings look really great! In my experience rosemary takes FOREVER to start and cilantro is pretty slow. What are you using for seed starting medium?

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