5. Transplanting seedlings

Cucumber: 9 days since seed planted.

Now it is time for the cucumbers to be transplanted. The small roots are penetrating the jiffy skin, and needs more to grow in.

The cucumber seedlings in there small jiffy pellets.
The cucumber seedlings in there small jiffy pellets.

I make some more recycle newspaper pots to put the soilmix and the pellets in.

A pellet transplanted to a newspaper pot.
A pellet transplanted to a newspaper pot.

Finally I cover the pellets with a thin layer of soil, and all done. Next time it is properly the tomato seedlings which need my attention.

One cucumber seedling.
One cucumber seedling.
4 cucumber seedlings.
4 cucumber seedlings.

 

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