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Old 04-03-2007, 02:48 PM   #1
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Does anyone know a good time I should start planting these, I live in Toledo, Ohio I don’t it that helps any. Thanks for your time.

 
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Old 04-03-2007, 04:04 PM   #2
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they say after the last frost of the season.... and then in they go. I was going to have my parents grow me some hops in their garden, they live east of cleveland. Let us know how northern ohio's climate is for growing them.

 
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Old 04-03-2007, 09:13 PM   #3
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Yeah after the last expected frost, although they can stand a light frost especially if they aren't above the ground yet.
I think your weather calls for some cold even yet, although not like what I got.
My hops are still under 2 feet of snow, and we are getting a dusting of snow ATM.
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Old 04-03-2007, 09:35 PM   #4
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I'm planting mine today. It's 82 degrees & sunny here in Austin.

Man, I love global warming!

 
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Old 04-04-2007, 12:54 AM   #5
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If you can dig a hole with anything smaller than a jack hammer, it's time. Once the ground has thawed, you're good. Even a late frost after the bines come up isn't a killer.

Note: this means no hops in Las Vegas. Ever.
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