How to Start Seeds for Your Garden Indoors

Seed packets

Growing vegetables and flowers from seed is one of the most rewarding aspects of gardening. Starting from seeds has some definite advantages over buy plants, including:

  • Less expensive
  • More plant variety available
  • Maximum control over growing conditions
  • Increased control over planting time
  • Gives head start on spring planting

Read on for some tips on how to start seeds indoors.


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  • Tom McGibbon Says:
    March 22nd, 2011 at 3:33 pm

    I enjoyed the article, “How to start vegetable seeds indoors”. I have several fluorescent lights in my house that I thought I would use but you do mention that you need full-spectrum (daylight) bulbs. I take it, these bulbs are different that everyday fluorescent bulbs and to be effective the full-spectrum bulbs are necessary.


    Tom McGibbon

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How to Start Seeds for Your Garden Indoors