Why is it not recommended to grow plants with fruit (eg tomatoes) when you are using a light system? We are in Manitoba, Canada and there is no way that our Tower Garden can go outside at this time.....it can get to -45 degrees Celsius with the wind chill here. Also, we do not get enough sunlight that I could have it by a window. We would like…(Show moreShow less)
jogemik wrote: So, I just wanted to update everyone on the progress of the tower in my classroom. I originally planted 2 peas and 2 beans (only 1 bean actually took) and I have blossoms galore! I have also picked some pea pods and beans already....so success!! I still waiting to see what the tomatoes and peppers do. The tomatoes appear a bit…
So my Tower is doing pretty well - about 80% of the plants very healthy and large with established roots. A couple of my SPRING LETTUCE mix wilted & had to be removed. After starting a couple of new ones to the point of roots appearing in the Wool, I placed these in the empty slots in my Tower. Now THESE are wilty and not doing well either. …(Show moreShow less)
I am trying to install the two steel rods for the support into the holes on the cover of the tank. The holes line up right on the edge of the bowl instead of on the outside. This does not allow me to push them through and put the wing nuts under there. Do I have to drill holes further out on the edge of the lid?
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