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The rain has made our tillage easy to look after! But now I really want the sun to come through the clouds of rain and make the plants grow! I still have to thin out sprouts in the potholes, so there is only two plants in each hole. Finally, after a lot of job – …
Moyses, Dawn and I met and we tested if the watertube would reach the plants from NIkos house, it did and we had about twenty meters left on the carriage!:)
After that i tried to start the new trimmer, but I failed or if the machine did? I´ll have to take it back to the store and ask them for help or a new one!:(
There was plenty of rain today, so no need for watering. Next watering (my turn) due in 3/4 days, which will be next Tues/Wed.
It rains today, thats very good for the plants!:)
I borrowed a car to buy a 50 meter long watertube on weels and a grass-trimmer. Now it´s raining so we wont need to water the plot for a couple of days, but still I think it´s good to have the equipment ready when we need it, cause we defenitly will!;)
I spoke to the landlord and got permission to store the watertube in the landryhouse. I also knocked on Moyses door and he was kind to keep the trimmer and the fuel can in his house.
The sprouts looks fine and I had to cull a few that was comming to close to each other.
I watered the sunflowers today and I came across with a very pleasant surprise. Most of them have started growing and already the first leaves were visible.
Today Mahtab from Iran, sent me a mejl and told me that she also wanted to help out watering the plot!:) It´s very good news, since she planted almost all the seedbombs last wednesday!
One week since we planted the seedbombs and they have really exploded! I had no idea that the birdsfood – sunflower seeds- i bought this winter was so fertile!! I Had to thin out, cull very many sprouts, just leaving two or three shoots in each hole. Dawn helped me with this task.
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Dawn took the pictures.
Already after three days sprouts could be seen in the planting field!
Dawn watered the plants yesterday and when I got to the plot today to trimm the grass, the first sprouts could be seen!:)
One cup coffie in the sunset, planning next week watering schedule. Next watering will be on Tuesday evening, performed by Moyses.
My son Rasmus came by and took the photo.
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Today, 6th of june, the Swedish Nationalday 2012, is the very day for planting a sunflowerfield in Huvudsta student-campus in Solna. What can be better to do a day like this, than planting sunflower seeds together with foreign students?! A week ago i started to put up posters, knocking on doors, asking people if they …