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Torn up by the wind.

Thursday, 02 Jun 11 Windy 29°C / 84°F

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Solanum lycopersicum

Day 36


Solanum lycopersicum

Balcony garden


  • flowerweaver

    flowerweaver wrote:

    Ouch! Is there a way to diffuse the wind on your balcony? A friend of mine is using the breathable material from an old shade cloth-like awning from a travel trailer to shield his tomatoes from the wind and it seems to be working.

    Posted on 02 Jun 11 (over 3 years ago)

  • LentilSoup

    LentilSoup wrote:

    Maybe a floating row cover? Though the lightest ones might rip too? I don’t know, haven’t used them yet myself

    Posted on 03 Jun 11 (over 3 years ago)

  • N20863

    N20863 wrote:

    Thanks @FW and @LS. Great ideas, but it’s usually not such a problem. (No problem last year at all.) I got em cinched up pretty good now, and it seems all the damage that could be done has been. Wow, did I just jinx myself? ;)

    Posted on 03 Jun 11 (over 3 years ago)

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