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Old 06-03-2009, 03:28 AM   #1
WatereeBrew
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has anyone had problems with the heat in the south, and does growing in partial shade help for summer months? I've got some cascade bines over 18 feet tall and they were planted on April 15th. i've got them on an automatic timer that waters them twice a day for 20 minutes. i'll post pictures soon.



 
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Old 06-03-2009, 04:09 PM   #2
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Post some photos, I have cascade growing also, they are planted in a barrel up against the house. Mine are slightly higher.planted in March and are in shade with full sun after 1 pm till night. they are doing great



 
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Old 06-03-2009, 04:09 PM   #3
LoveMyBeer
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OO ya I am from Monroe, NC outside of Charlotte

 
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Old 06-05-2009, 03:02 AM   #4
WatereeBrew
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here are some pics taken this morning. check out the burrs on the second photo.



 
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Old 07-11-2012, 01:07 AM   #5
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Here is a picture of my hops. The cascade are really the only ones taking off. Here is a picture.
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Old 10-27-2012, 03:11 AM   #6
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Two cascades grew well for first year my nugget got root rot and never made it out of the ground in Charlotte



 
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