New to growing. Started with a compost pile and as that started to get bigger I began to notice I had plants starting to grow out of the pile. I said what the heck Ill take them out of the compost and start to grow them. At first I thought they were pepper because I had a lot of peppers composted over the months. As they got bigger I realized they weren't peppers and thought they were squash, but now that they are fruiting i don't know what they are. So what like some help and see if anyone can give me a little insight to what they are. Also as of recently they stopped growing as big. Anything I should be doing to the soil during the fruiting stages.
It will be interesting to see what kind they turn into. Post another picture when they get ripe.
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Have you had any cold spells lately? Or have you seen any slugs or bugs working on those leaves?
Oh good tip! I'm in Florida so no cold spells here. I had an issue with caterpillars but have been just plucking them off. I sprayed with neem oil about 4 weeks ago just as aprecaution because they were starting to fruit. We do get a lot of rain daily though.