Growing Plants Planting – Seeds Or Seedlings In The Garden

Growing Plants Planting – Seeds Or Seedlings In The Garden
There is only one absolute rule for a garden: there must be plants. Most people plant from seed, from purchased seedlings or “make” new plants by sprouting cuttings. Many gardeners, including me, do all three. But I have to admit that most of the ornamental plants in the garden are rescues. Planting Seeds or Seedlings When it comes to garden vegetables, I admit to buying seedlings from the garden store, those little 6-packs of tiny kale, lettuce or beets. They are both more expensive and less likely to thrive than seeds are. I often go ahead and buy seeds, but then I procrastinate so long that it’s too late to plant them. So I head to the store. Gardeners living in San Francisco have dozens of garden stores and hundreds of different species to pick among. I justify buying seedling six-packs by telling myself that it’s a good … Read More