texashuntingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
cztim, arschmitz, Silver Elk Group, KGundrum, qazwsx
67072 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
dogcatcher 103,796
bill oxner 71,325
stxranchman 56,253
SnakeWrangler 53,014
RKHarm24 44,585
rifleman 44,451
BMD 41,089
Gravytrain 38,157
Facebook
Forum Statistics
Forums45
Topics432,564
Posts6,507,972
Members67,072
Most Online19,184
Feb 5th, 2020
Print Thread
question on sunflowers #7913414 07/26/20 04:38 AM
Joined: Mar 2020
Posts: 106
B
booskay Offline OP
Woodsman
OP Offline
Woodsman
B
Joined: Mar 2020
Posts: 106
I have 2 fields of sunflowers, next to each other,,, I dont plant either, the sunflowers just grow. One has 6' tall plants and the field next to it has 18 inch tall plants. It has always been that way. If it is relevant, the one with small sunflowers is also covered in dove weed. Anyone understand this ???
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]

Re: question on sunflowers [Re: booskay] #7913978 07/26/20 08:29 PM
Joined: Jun 2015
Posts: 8,336
R
rickym Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
R
Joined: Jun 2015
Posts: 8,336
Field A likely has better soil and possible better moisture retention.
Field B flowers get less nutrients due to the competition.
Try plowing field B just after New Years.


See y’all around the campfire.

Originally Posted by Grizz
Wingshooting is like sex for me - I love doing it but I'm just not that good at it.

Re: question on sunflowers [Re: booskay] #7914085 07/26/20 10:10 PM
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 103,796
dogcatcher Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 103,796
Ought to be some good dove hunting.


Combat Infantryman, the ultimate hunter where the prey shoots back.
_____________"Illegitimus non carborundum est"_______________

[Linked Image]
Re: question on sunflowers [Re: booskay] #7914313 07/27/20 12:42 AM
Joined: Mar 2020
Posts: 106
B
booskay Offline OP
Woodsman
OP Offline
Woodsman
B
Joined: Mar 2020
Posts: 106
Thanks, Rickym,,,, I"ll try that next year. Dogcatcher,,, normally great hunts on opening weekend,,, last year - nothing --- also planted some millet this year mixed in with the sunflowers,,, we'll see what happens. I"m just outside of Troy, Tx on I-35.
[Linked Image]

Re: question on sunflowers [Re: booskay] #7916842 07/29/20 02:52 AM
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 2,434
A
Aggieduck Offline
Veteran Tracker
Offline
Veteran Tracker
A
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 2,434
Probably a soil quality issue


Re: question on sunflowers [Re: dogcatcher] #7928837 08/09/20 02:19 PM
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 1,803
G
Greekangler Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
G
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 1,803
Originally Posted by dogcatcher
Ought to be some good dove hunting.



Take a kid Huntin
Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 2004-2019 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3