Seeds & Seed Starting

When to Start Seeds Indoors
  Not all plants can or should be started from seed indoors. Some, like corn, simply don’t transplant well. Others,[...]
Pop-Up Accelerator From Gardener’s Supply: Product Review
Each spring I get impatient to start planting. Well before the last expected frost date, I’m out in the garden[...]
Seeding Square: Product Review
If you have limited space in which to grow vegetables, or prefer not to weed, then you’ve probably heard of[...]
Botanical Interests Seed Sprouter: Product Review
I’m a huge fan of fresh sprouts: a handful makes a sandwich or a salad something delightful. In the old[...]
Sowing Seeds Directly in the Garden
Seed Sowing Tips Prepare the bed well before sowing - till and remove any clumps or stones Be sure the[...]
Tabletop SunLite® Garden: Product Review
If you don’t have enough natural light to start seeds indoors (and most of us don’t, especially during the winter)[...]
Peel Away Seed Starting Pots Review
This review is part of our series on Starting Seeds Indoors. The Peel Away Seedling Pot Kit comes with 12[...]
Garden Stamp: Product Review
Do you want to grow vegetables but have only limited garden space?  If so, intensive cropping or square foot gardening[...]
Seed Starting Grow Kit from Gardener’s Supply: Product Review
If you're growing seeds indoors, a self-watering seed starting system, like the Seed Starting Grow Kit from Gardener's Supply, will[...]
Growing Seedlings Under Indoor Grow Lights
Anyone who’s tried growing plants from seed knows that proper lighting is critical to producing an abundance of stocky, green[...]
Where to Buy Seeds
There are many options for buying seeds, from your local grocery or hardware store to the garden centers, catalogs, and[...]
Best Seed Starting Mixes: Guide & Recommendations
We tested eleven different purchased seed starting/germinating mixes, as well as potting mix, garden soil, and a variety of home-made[...]
Five Keys to Successful Seed Starting
As spring slowly approaches, many gardeners start thinking about growing plants indoors from seed. Here are the five things you'll[...]