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Sili-Seedlings Seed Starting Tray: Product Review


Sili-Seedlings seed starting trays are made of FDA-approved, BPA-free, food-grade silicone (great for organic gardeners). They're well-designed, easy to work with, sterilizable (just wash them in the dishwasher) and crush-proof. Best of all, seedlings grow in them extremely well and, because the cells are a little larger (2" x 2"), don't need to be transplanted as quickly. I recommend Sili-Seedlings without hesitation and will be using them for nearly all my future seed-starting needs (I'll continue to Continue Reading


How to Successfully Start Seeds Indoors


If you've ever tried to start seeds indoors to get a jump on the growing season, you know how frustrating it can be trying to get it just right. So we put together this video tutorial to show you exactly what to do to start growing seeds indoors and demonstrate how to do it correctly. Plus, we have a download showing you when to sow different types of seeds. It's a handy guide that's based on Continue Reading


Five Keys to Successful Seed Starting


[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]As spring slowly approaches, many gardeners start thinking about growing plants indoors from seed. Here are the five things you’ll need to consider. #1 – Moisture Your seeds won’t germinate (sprout) if they are not kept evenly moist.  Thoroughly moisten the seed-starting medium (not garden soil!) before sowing the seeds. Keep a plastic lid or […] Continue Reading