Springtime is an ideal time to start plants from seeds. That’s why Nest in Style on Horticulture Radio is focusing on seed starting this episode. You’ll learn how seed companies are protecting old heirloom plants for future generations, while others are addressing current health concerns. You’ll find a number of products and tools to make seed starting more enjoyable in the garden – including cost-saving tips for do-it-yourselfers. (DIYers)
Congratulations to Janet Ferguson for winning our Greenbo Railing Planter giveaway! Tune in next month when we talk with Proven Winners’ Danielle Ernst and see what plants are hot for 2011, along with lovely containers designed by Christina Salwitz of Seattle area and Lynn Felici-Gallant of New Hampshire. Enter to be one of several winners of those container plants too!
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Seed Starting Resources
Flickr photo by operaticomnivore
Sow Seeds in Garden Directly
Soilless Mixes and Peat-Alternatives for Starting Seeds Indoors
Containers – For Sale and for DIYers
Keep Tomatoes, Peppers & Eggplants Warm While Germinating
Don’t Forget About Light
Listeners want to know: what seed starting products or tips have helped to make indoor seed starting easier for you?
Meanwhile, Go Grow Something. See you next month!