Starting Seeds

Why start seeds indoors     -Starting seeds indoors will extend the growing season in cooler climates. Some plants for example tomatoes, eggplant, basil and parsley require a longer growing season and need a head start. -Small…

Saving seeds

Saving seeds In growing a garden year after year, I find that I have accumulated many packages of garden seeds. Going through the inventory.  Knowing that seeds don’t last forever, (well at least most seeds)…

Plant grow lights

I have a grow light to start plants. I don’t remember how close the light should be to the plants.  How close should the pots be to start seedlings and held over geraniums? Once the…

Growing seedlings

Each year I grow my own seedlings for my garden. I patiently wait for the time to arrive and promise myself that this year I will not plant as many varieties, just the right amount…