Here are a few hints to succuesfuly start yours plants from seed…
This section will grow quickly as I photograph my progress.
I have added “Info Pages” on the left. This is where the the photos of the plants will be updated. I have updated the photos, so far, on the Lettuce Page. I have also added a list of the tomatoes I will be growing for 2007.
1) Use fresh seeds
2) Use a soil-less starting mix
3) Do not start too early
4) Use the right containers
5) Use Light - any fluorescent shop light will do
6) Harden off your plants before transplanting
Step 1 : Add warm water to the peat pellets
Step 2: Fluff the surface and level the expanded pellet……
Step 3: Add the flower or vegatable seed and cover with peat
Completed tray of lettuce, cabbage, and cauliflower.
These plants will be hardened off, before they get planted in the square foot garden.