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Old 04-25-2014, 08:03 AM   #61 (permalink)
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Well only 5 days of good weather between this pic and the one below. I like that.. :^)



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What can I say... There's 5 pups up now on this mat and they getting green.. You know pups when they 1st come up don't look like much, especially after our winter.. The stump from the pup that winter got will slowly dry up to much a nothing.. :^)

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Old 04-25-2014, 07:03 PM   #62 (permalink)
 
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What kind of temps are you experiencing right now?
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Old 04-25-2014, 07:25 PM   #63 (permalink)
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Now, these are in Ark and 9 days since the top photo, below.. :^)



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Well this is what I think is a pre. Its to long for a flag so maybe we'll know next week.. I think Greenfin's (James) prediction was pretty close.. :^)



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what is that vine behind the nanas?
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Old 05-02-2014, 07:10 PM   #67 (permalink)
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It's Thompson Seedless Grape to the Left Growing right, and on the Way right by where the PK is now & Raja Puri is a Concord.. :^)
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I think a week has done these pups well, jury is still out on the Mother's Pre. I don't think its a flag. Good things come to those that wait. On another note I think its time to pot up at least 2-3 of these bad-boys.. I can see the flag when I climb up and look down into the pre maybe next week we'll the flower come up.. :^)



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I call this a Peeker Flag.. :^)

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Roughly 2 weeks of growth.. Banana's in the top pic are the 2 on the Right (of the mother stem) in lower Pic.. :^)



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The Flag is in Slow Motion..

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CaliGold Choke...



CaliGold Flower bypassing the previous leaves..

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Today vs almost 2 weeks ago.. :^)



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Lookin good buddy. Cali Gold from you made it this winter and so far so good this spring.
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Well flower is out, but looks thin. I guess we'll see what she has to offer down the road.. :^)

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Old 06-01-2014, 02:43 PM   #77 (permalink)
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I peeled some mud flaps and found fingers on 3 hands.. So 3 hands in spring is so much better than 10 hands in late fall in Zone 8.. :^)

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Pic from Friday.. :^)



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