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تدريب الشتلات الداخلية على الاجواء الخارجية - Hardening Off Seedlings

Posted by Alzainah Albabtain on

موسم الزراعة على الابواب! و ان كنتم مثلي، و زرعتم شتلات الخضروات داخلي في الصيف و اتبعتم طريقة سبق الموسم، فقد حان الوقت لنقلها للحديقة الخارجية..هل ننقل الشتلات فحسب؟ لا، ان فاجئنا الشتلات بتغيير الاجواء المفاجئ سوف تذبل و تموت بسرعة و يذهب تعبنا و استثمارنا للموسم معها.لنقل الشتلات من الاجواء الداخلية الى الاجواء الخارجية بنجاح، سوف نضطر ان ننقلها بشكل تديريجي.. اسم العملية الزراعية هذه Hardening offظلت الشتلات مدللة داخل المنزل لمدة ٦ أسابيع تقريبا، لم تتعرض للهواء الحار، ولا للشمس المباشرة العامودية، ولا للتغيير في سرعة تبخر الماء من سطح التربة، ولا للآفات الحشرية او الطيور.. يجب ان...

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Its hardening off time!

Posted by Alzainah Albabtain on

The growing season is here! And this means its time to get those seedlings planted outside, but before you do that, make sure you harden them off.. Your seedlings have been pampered indoors for weeks. They need to be introduced slowly to the elements of wind and intense sun. Initially, you will put plants outdoors only for short periods of time, perhaps for a couple of hours. You'll want to set them in a semi-shaded area. Gradually, you will increase the time plants are kept outdoors; you also will gradually increase their exposure to sun. after about a week, these...

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Hardening Off

Posted by Alzainah Albabtain on

I've put the time and effort into growing my own healthy vegetable transplants indoors under lights and now it’s time to transplant them into the garden. But before I head for the garden I must be sure to harden off those tender seedlings or I'll be making a mistake that could destroy all my careful efforts. I left the country for about two weeks, and since then, my seedlings got yellow and sad, but they're still alive! and I'm sure they can make it with the proper care! [/caption] Even after the temperatures drop, conditions outside in the garden are still...

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