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Gardening With Seeds
Gardening with seeds is one of my favorite topics. There's nothing quite as rewarding as growing plants from seed!
Whether you want to grow the seeds of vegetables, herbs, perennials or flowers, indoors or outdoors, you'll get the steps for success here. Heck, I'll even teach you all about the winter sowing method!
But it's not just about growing seeds. There's tons of information for you to read about everything from seed starting equipment and caring for seedlings, all the way to saving seeds from your garden.
If you want to learn everything you need to know about growing any plant you want from seed, then you should definitely take my Seed Starting Course!
How To Grow Plants From Seed
Growing plants from seed can be challenging. So it's important to understand all of the ins and outs before getting started. Here you will find details about seed gardening.
Whether you want to try starting seeds indoors, or direct sowing them outside, you'll learn all about it in this section. If you need a quick-start guide, start by downloading a copy of my Starting Seeds Indoors eBook.
Visit the growing seeds page for more information. There you will also find step-by-step planting instructions for tons of different types of seeds.
Caring For Seedlings
Planting seeds is the easy the part, but getting the seedlings to survive long enough to transplant into the garden is whole different ballgame. If you're tired of watching your seedlings grow leggy or die, then start by reading my ultimate seedling care guide.
Or go straight to the seedlings page to learn more.
If you want to experiment with an alternative method for starting seeds, then you should try winter sowing! Start by reading my quick-start guide, or you can buy my winter sowing eBook to learn everything.
The winter sowing page is also a great place to find more information.
Saving seeds from your garden is a frugal way to regrow your favorite plants year after year. If you want to learn how, then check out the seed saving page.
There you will get the basics of collecting and storing seeds, and also get step-by-step instructions for specific plants.
Learning how to grow and save garden seeds are wonderful skills to have, and will save you tons of money each year! Read the posts below to get started now!
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