Carnivorous Plants/Shade Cloth


Hey guys, Jason here. This is the first year I have used shade cloth over my greenhouse. It is 40% aluminet. The greenhouse itself is polyethylene which I believe is good for about 20%. My wonderment is about removing the cloth to get the plants use to full sun again? They will be back outside around the first week of October but of coarse they need ready for full sun. Mabey a week or so before October hits???
As always, thank you

Hi Jason,

I would say anytime after the Fall Equinox you're probably fine.  The days are relatively short then, and the sun is lower in the sky, so you don't get as much heating.  We're seeing it here already.

Good Growing!

Jeff Dallas
Sarracenia Northwest

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