Last Activity:07-24-2012 5:48 PM
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Posted in thread: Hops have stopped growing on 06-08-2012 at 06:59 PM
I have a similar problem with my 2 centinniel plants. Just been staying at about 1 foot high
since April. But the thing is, my 2 cascads right beside them are on schedule, about 10ft high
with lots of...
Posted in thread: Successfully Growing Indoors on 06-05-2012 at 06:17 PM
Yeah, I don't see why anyone would grow hops indoors. 1. hops don't costs THAT much to buy so I
don't see how it would be cost effective 2. The only reason people grow pot indoors is b/c it's
Posted in thread: North Carolina Hop Garden on 05-24-2012 at 06:17 PM
I wonder if centennial prefers it to be the dead heat of summer before it takes off, or maybe
they just don't do good here in NC. Last year, the first year, the centennials only grew to
about 6ft tall...
Posted in thread: Fresh hops amounts! on 05-24-2012 at 03:44 PM
Just throw a crap load in there and enjoy the results.
Posted in thread: North Carolina Hop Garden on 05-23-2012 at 04:05 PM
Yep. The first 2 pictures were taken May 1 (1st is cascade, 2nd is centinnial). Next 3 picturs
are of the cascades taken May 19th.The cascades have been growing steady since April, but for
Posted in thread: Show off your 2012 Hops garden! on 05-21-2012 at 12:56 PM
Just an update. Cascades
Posted in thread: Show off your 2012 Hops garden! on 05-07-2012 at 06:41 PM
Marigold and Zinnia. The Zinnias are the small green plants in the close up picture. They will
grow into a multicolored flower. Both are supposed to attract ladybugs, aka garden badasses.
Posted in thread: Growing Hops is a great idea if you dont want Aphids in your beer!! on 05-04-2012 at 02:48 PM
Who cares, most of the hops brewed with the beer so I'm sure it kills everything. The alcohol
probably kills any that were dry hopped.
Posted in thread: Whoops! on 05-02-2012 at 02:01 PM
I think it would probably split into 2 bines where it broke off. You could let both grow or cut
one off to have a single bine again.
Posted in thread: Show off your 2012 Hops garden! on 05-02-2012 at 01:42 PM
Here is an update on my garden. The first two are 2nd year cascade hops. They are doing well
and growing a few inches a day. The other 2 or 2nd year centinnenials. They look healthy but