After drying the trays are stored under the bench in the cool. They are
only stored in a single layer which makes checking for rot etc. easy. This
is done every two weeks..
The cutting tubers
are left in their small pots and not removed until they are started in mid
February. They only seem to make a thin scab which does not cause a
problem as these can be removed a day or two before starting.
over-wintering cuttings are moving ahead nicely and are actually growing
with just the fluorescent tubes as light. I have now raised the lights.
The Society is exhibiting at the NEC in late June and, all being well, I
shall grow some of these on to flower for that show. Watch this space for
Tubers are dried
on a warm bench for a few days after the scabs are removed to allow the
wound to dry. The bench is set at 20 degrees.