Seed Starting

Growing plants from seed is so rewarding! Seed starting is a great way to bid farewell to winter and begin welcoming the beauty of spring.

Whether you start seeds indoors or outdoors, you are sure to love the benefits of growing from seed. Our helpful content can even offer tips on common seed starting issues, like dealing with leggy seedlings.

Enjoy the calming stress relief and the sense of accomplishment at creating thriving young plants!

Once you get started growing plants from seed, you will love to pick up on new techniques, new varieties, and of course, saving your own seeds for trading or future crops!

Happy Gardening!

Hardening off Seedlings before Transplanting (6 Easy Hacks)
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Hardening off Seedlings before Transplanting (6 Easy Hacks)

Your plants will be much happier once they make it through the hardening off phase! Hardening off seedlings before transplanting must occur in order for plants to acclimate to the outside temperatures and natural sunlight. This process is time consuming but it’s often a labor of love. Or at the very least, a necessary evil….

Hardening Off Plants: Don’t Make These 7 Beginner Mistakes!
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Hardening Off Plants: Don’t Make These 7 Beginner Mistakes!

Do you get exhausted hardening off plants? Hardening plants sure does feel like that pesky old cork in the way of sensational gardening experiences! Let’s just get the plants in the ground already! Well, slow down there! It’s vital to learn the correct way of hardening off plants or you’ll be likely to make some…

Genuine Non GMO Seed Companies List (Because, Monsanto)
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Genuine Non GMO Seed Companies List (Because, Monsanto)

Knowing where your food comes from helps you to live a healthier life! Buying food from stores doesn’t always afford this luxury. However, gardening does! Choose quality, safe seeds to grow food for your family. Here’s a list of Non GMO Seed Companies to consider! For most gardeners, the word “Monsanto” brings a shudder. As…

Need Seeds – 8 Places to Get Quality, Cheap Seeds
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Need Seeds – 8 Places to Get Quality, Cheap Seeds

Need seeds, anyone?! Maybe it was the pandemic, or maybe it was a family emergency that occurred at its peak. Maybe it was both. I’m not sure which, but somehow this year I became ever more in love with gardening. And no matter how many seeds I buy or swap, I still NEED SEEDS. It’s…

Basil Care: Growing Basil Seed to Harvest (and Seed Saving)
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Basil Care: Growing Basil Seed to Harvest (and Seed Saving)

Growing basil is something every gardener should experience. In the herb world, basil’s reputation precedes itself. It’s touted as an herb that’s easy to grow and generally very happy in the garden. Basil care is easy enough for kids! Moreover, this fine culinary companion boasts an aroma that awakens the garden with visions of pizza…