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Makin’ Habaneros – Part IX – Tips

Watering: When you water your young seedlings you need to be as gentle as possible. I recommend picking up a typical spray bottle, of course do not reuse one that has had cleaning products or any chemicals as this will probably...
 
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Makin’ Habaneros – Part VIII: Planting!!!!

Now that we have everything to get started, we can start planting our seeds. This is very simple and there are not really any tricks to this. I lay out my seed trays on a large table and pour a good lot of potting soil (I perso...

 
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Makin’ Habaneros – Part VII: Heat

Now that we have our soil, seeds, trays and a place to grow them, there is one more thing that we need to accommodate for before we start to plant our seeds: Heat. As I mentioned before, if we are going to be growing peppers, w...
 
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Building the Garden – Part 2

The removal of the trees was part 1 of the garden construction, but this weekend really kicked things off. I had spent the previous 2 weeks laying out the garden and trying to determine the most effective planting layout and us...

 
 
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Makin’ Habaneros – Part VI: Makin’ the “Grow Op”

Makin’ Habaneros – Part VI: Makin’ the “Grow Op”. Please forgive me for the instructions below, hopefully the drawings (thanks Google Sketchup!) will help clarify them. These are just suggestions, anything will do but I w...
 
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Makin’ Habaneros – Part V: Makin’ up the “Grow Op” – Lighting

There are many different types of indoor growing setups you can buy. Some of the prices are out of this world (up to $300). I am not even talking about mega-expensive Metal Halide grow lights that commercial greenhouses use, I ...

 
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Makin’ Habaneros – Part IV: Makin’ the “Grow Op” – Space

I will start with space because this is a deciding factor on the lighting issue. Let me explain my situation to you first. I live in the lower half of Canada, while not entirely without light in the winter, I know that I am not...
 
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TheChileman.org

With the chilli seed planting season now firmly upon us chilli growers and hot food lovers around the world are switching their thoughts to what varieties to grow this season. With so many different peppers to choose from which...

 
 
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Getting Ready for Peppers

Jay is doing a great job on the starting of peppers from seeds indoors, but for those of us in warmer weather – it’s not yet time to start thinking like that, especially if you are just going to be buying some plant...
 
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Makin’ Habaneros – Part III: When a Mommy Pepper meets a Daddy Pepper!

This article will explain how to get started in growing peppers and the fundamentals of what you are going to require. We are going to be starting our peppers indoors so we will need to make arrangements. To grow seeds, we need...