Week 6 - September 5

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Lots of insects on sticky cards, but I don't know how long these cards have been here.


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Roots have reached the edge of the 6" pot. Healthy roots are white.
poinsettia photos 09-05-2012
One plant in each tray had stake which noted the cultivar on one side and date of potting on the other

poinsettia photos 09-05-2012
We placed yellow plastic sticks in the pots to in pots to identify the plants that we're going to observe throughout the growing process.

We will be adding labels to identify the individual plants.

Plants are shorter than the yellow sticks.


poinsettia photos 09-05-2012
The pinch location was still very easy to spot.

Note the greenish stems. The red petiols are an indication that the plant will have red bracts.