When to plant pepper seedlings in 2016
When planting peppers, you can focus on the timing indicated on the packet of seeds. For example, on the seeds, which preferably grow in the middle lane Russia, it is the middle of February. It is important to consider the factor that for most varieties of pepper, the period from germination to start fruiting 110-130 days.
From the foregoing we conclude, in 2016 in Moscow and nearby regions, planting the seeds of peppers seedlings it is best to commit in the second or third week of February. Most recent deadline: March 15.
If you are planting crops familiar to the lunar calendar, the most suitable days for peppers are 10, 11, 20, 25 and 27 February and 13, 14 and 15 March.
When to plant tomato seedlings in 2016
Some gardeners begin to plant the tomato seedlings in late January or in February, but it is worth remembering that this is not the best time for sowing these crops in Central Russia, because daylight is still too short. In General, the optimal period from planting tomatoes to their planting in the open ground is 60-70 days, so if you are not the owner of a heated greenhouse, to rush into sowing unnecessary. March is the most suitable month for planting tomatoes, but only the second half, and preferable the last days. If you are wondering about when to plant tomato seedlings in the suburbs, figuring it would help simple calculations. For example, transplanting in the greenhouse, mainly occurs in mid of may, 15th. From the beginning of planting until planting in the greenhouse must pass days 50 (a bit less than for planting in open ground). Thus, 27 March - a perfect day for planting tomatoes.
When to plant tomato seedlings in 2016, according to the lunar calendar
All gardeners who use the lunar calendar for planting seedlings, it is worth considering that in 2016 the most suitable days are 5, 6, 16, 17, 18 and 22 February, and 4, 5, 6, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 21 March 10, 11, 12 and 13 April.
When to plant cucumber seedlings in 2016
It depends on a considerable number of factors, for example, progrevaemost soil in your region of residence, whether you have a greenhouse or are you going to repot the plants in the open ground, etc. as the seedlings after planting cucumbers appear three days later (provided they are growing at 25 degrees), and the most suitable age of these plants for transplanting 15-20 days, this information must be considered in the first place. In the middle zone of Russia the soil warms to the optimum temperature for cucumber seedlings by mid-may, from this we conclude that the appropriate time for planting this crop is the end of April.
According to the lunar calendar the most optimal days for planting cucumbers are the following numbers:
- March 26, 29 and 30;
- April - 7, 8, 11, 22, 23;
may 9, 10, 11 and 22 number;
- June 5, 11 and 12.
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Advice 3: When to plant cucumbers
Cucumbers are heat – loving plants, so the time of planting seeds or seedlings in the soil depend on specific climatic conditions. The later receding winter, the longer it takes to warm up the earth. Obviously, if in may only finishes off the snow, nor any plantings of speech can not be.
In order to successfully bushes grew, they appeared the flowers, and ovaries, the required temperature is above 15 degrees Celsius. Ground freezing also should be absent, otherwise the seeds just won't germinate.
In the middle zone in a soil cucumber seeds in a dry form can be planted in late may by planting during the week. You can plant cucumbers and later, the summer long, and they will have time to grow, but the harvest in this case is going to have closer to August.
In order to be sure to be sure that the plants will not suffer from possible frosts, it is best to use a covering material. If seeds are to be soaked, it will accelerate the process of their germination and then planted cucumbers in the ground in the fifth of June, not covering them.
What cucumbers to plant – a private matter of the gardener, everyone has their preferences. But it makes sense to pay attention to self-pollinating varieties, which yield does not depend on whether to allow weather conditions to do their work the bees, in time Opalev stalks.
In that case, when to plant cucumbers solved seedlings, sow it in early April. Seed germination depends on their quality, but in General to get strong Bush takes about a month. In the ground got stronger plants appear in early may. But this is only possible in the presence of greenhouses. Without shelter and extra warmth cucumbers in the best case just will not grow until the end of may or beginning of June. Thanks to the seedlings of the harvest will be earlier than when planting seeds.
Advice 4: What can be planted next to the cucumbers
What can be planted next to the cucumbers
Cucumbers require a soil application of organic fertilizers in abundant quantities. So the neighbors they need to choose on the basis of this principle. Professional gardeners have long known the secret of the neighborhood corn and cucumbers. This neighborhood is so beneficial that the yield of cucumber increased by 20%. Due to the high shoots of corn in the garden creates an optimum microclimate. To cucumbers reach the required amount of light and shadow. In addition, the tendrils of cucumbers can be fixed to the trunks of corn.
Another high neighbor of cucumbers can serve as a sunflower. The increase in yield for such joint fit securely. As in the case of maize, sunflower will help in the right direction to send shoots of cucumbers.
To provide additional recharge of the soil for cucumbers, can be planted along the beds legumes. They saturate the ground with nitrogen which is so necessary for the great harvest. It's a great combination of cultures, especially that of beans or peas is usually a pity to allocate a separate plot in the garden.
For increasing the yield of cucumbers can be planted next to them calendula. Flowers attract insects that pollinate at the same time and cucumbers. Moreover, calendula is very useful, so it will definitely be useful.
Undesirable neighbors for cucumber
The combination of cucumbers and tomatoes in the same bed is extremely adversely affect the harvest of both crops. Especially it will be noticeable in the greenhouse. The fact that these vegetable crops different temperature and humidity conditions. Also fertilizer for plants is very different.
Outdoors cucumbers are not planted with potatoes. The reasons for this adverse neighborhood already described above. Keep in mind that with proper planning, planting work, you can achieve excellent results.
Advice 5: When to plant tomatoes in the ground
Advice 6: How to plant tomatoes in Central
High and medium grade
Think about where it will grow tomatoes. If in this global structure, like a greenhouse, you can plant indeterminate instances. They rush up to 1.5-2.5 meters. Low greenhouse feel good seedsi-determinate varieties, with a height of 50-150 cm of open ground suitable precocious and those that have resistance to late blight.
Plant in a greenhouse made of polycarbonate, glass, "Bull's heart". This sort of time-tested. The fruit is red, meaty and very large. If you want novelty, then you can buy seeds Solovieva heart." The fruits are also very large in size, but have a pink-raspberry color.
In a tall building perfectly grow indeterminate tomatoes carpal type. The main thing is to tie them to the support, and grows to the ceiling of the greenhouse. Put "Japanese truffles. The fruit of this tomato have good taste and decorative. They are not very large, pear-shaped, are black and yellow in color. They are easy to preserve, as pomodorini easily fit through the neck of the banks.
By the way, the fruits of sunlight is rich in vitamin C. Therefore find a place in the greenhouse or a greenhouse for "Persimmon", "Orange". It is called so varieties of tomatoes orange. Fruit rather large, roundish in shape, sweet in taste.
Medium "Black Prince" has been popular for several decades. Compared to him "Negro" – a fairly new variety, but also grown in the middle lane. In appearance and taste it is very similar to his older brother.
Variety of tomatoes for the middle band "Golden drop" early maturing, resistant to late blight, so it can be put not only under the shelter but in the open ground. The plant becomes high, Bush needed backup. If you plant next to a few copies, and soon they form protonotary, very showy hedge.
Cherry tomatoes and Banana
To grow in the middle lane cherry tomatoes are not only possible, but necessary. Their sweet fruit is very good with children. Cherry are not only traditionally red, but also yellow, pink. Plant variety is "Golden cherry" and the tall, slender brushes are strewn with small, but sweet and fragrant fruit. "Cherry red" will spoil the fruit scarlet.
Varieties belonging to the group "cherry", encouraging resistance to late blight, which most of the crop of tomatoes in open ground dies in August. This group include: "Sunny Bunny", "Black cherry". Tomatoes cherry White currant fruit cream color.
Tomato Banana has an elongated conical shape. It is likely to adopt sweet pepper as a ripe fruit gets red and looks similar to this vegetable. Plant this new variety, and you will not regret it.
Advice 7: How to transplant cucumbers
- Seedlings of cucumbers, soil,greenhouse, water, fertilizer.