Archive for May 2013

Seed Starting: Seed Scarification

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I was preparing to direct sow some seeds in the garden yesterday before the storm when I got the idea to make a short seed starting tip video. This garden video explains seed scarification ¬†and how to use this seed-starting technique to germinate seeds with tough seed coats. If you’re curious, a couple of years... Read more »

Chicago Plant Sales in May

Chicago Plant Sales in May
Mother’s Day weekend is traditionally the time of the year that we start our gardens in Chicago. If you didn’t start seeds indoors for your garden, you can catch up with these Chicago plant sales in May. Chicago Seed Library Seedling Sale I will be selling some seedlings (mostly hot peppers) at the Empty Bottle... Read more »