The Ultimate Seed Starting Guide
This seed starting guide is the place to begin if you want to grow anything from seed. You will find all that you need to start a vegetable, herb, or flower garden from seed, from the most basic steps to insider tips and tricks.
23 Gardening Hacks, Tricks, & Tips (Plus: 3 Gardening Mistakes To Avoid)
23 of the best gardening hacks, tips, and tricks you will find online. You won't find any of these gardening hacks on gardening shows and magazines...
11 Frugal Seed Starting Hacks to Get Your Garden Going
Even though the weather doesn't show it, we know spring is coming! And it is time to get our seeds started, to be ready for the balmy weather. Here we share a few inexpensive life hacks for seed starting methods, that you can look into right now.
Garden With Cold Frames to Grow More Food | MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Providing a warm and protected space with cold frames in your garden for spring seeds will allow you to get a head start on your gardening season.
5 Seed Starting Resources for the DIY Gardener
I’ve pledged this year not to be such a slacker about organizing the garden. I know I’m still figuring things out and winter was terrible the last two years, but I could save so mu…
Best Tips for Starting Seeds Indoors | MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Save money on vegetable seedlings and grow superior varieties of vegetables by starting seeds indoors this coming spring.
An Early Start to Seed-Starting
Shame on me if I don’t seize the opportunities that this temperate Southern California climate bestows. I know it’s probably painful for some of my frozen-over friends out there watchi…
How to Grow a Cherry Tree From Seeds
Today we'll show you how to grow a cherry tree from seeds! Cherry trees are an exciting plant to have in your own home because they're so amazingly delicious! Unfortunately, a cherry tree will not grow in all regions. If you're thinking on growing a cherry tree, it's best to do so in USDA zones 5-9. This tutorial will show you how to grow a cherry tree from seed. This means you'll have to eat some cherries! How to Grow a Cherry Tree Saving the Pits: So how to plant cherry seeds? Well first…
Testing Old Seeds
Testing old seeds. Seeds saved from past gardens may be worth sowing -- but only if they pass this test: Fold 10 seeds in moist paper towel, place in resealable bag, mark with date and type. Watch to see how many germinate. Multiply that number by 10 to calculate the percent of germinations. More than 70 percent is passing. If between 40 and 60 percent, sow thickly. Below 40 percent, it's best to buy fresh seed.
How to Germinate Peach Pits (and Why You Should) - The Grow Network
Discover how to germinate peach pits and save money by growing your own fruit trees. (Works for plums and cherries, too!)
How To Build An Indoor Grow Lights System
Who says indoor lighting systems are only for pros? We share step-by-step guide on how you can do make DIY indoor grow light systems. [LEARN MORE]