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7 Tips for Seed Starting Success

Learn the secrets to growing healthy plants from seed
Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 6:17 PM

Great tips for ensuring successful seed starting and making the most out of your spring plantings and garden.

http://homereadyhome.com/7-tips-for-seed-starting-success/

Also check out the article on setting up your DIY Indoor Seed Starting Station.

What Should I Do?

Greenhouse Tomato Starts: Phil Wiliams

Starting Seed Indoors VS. Direct Seeding VS. Self Seeding Annuals

Exploring options and past experience
Thursday, April 3, 2014, 12:44 PM

When I first started gardening, I had a tough time figuring out what plants I should start in my greenhouse, which plants I should direct seed, and which plants I should let seed themselves. As with most gardening and permaculture questions, the answer is……..it depends.

Before we even get into which plants I like to start inside, which plants I like to direct seed, and which plants I like to let self-seed, I think it is important to understand the benefits and drawbacks of both methods of propagation. » Read more