Tag: Seed

Heirloom Seed Sources

Heirloom Seed Sources Seed Savers Exchange (563) 382-5990 Founded in 1975, this granddaddy of heirloom suppliers lists 675 varieties in the catalog and maintains 25,000 vegetable varieties as well as facilitating a seed exchange for members who grow heirlooms. Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds (417) 924-8917 Started seven years ago by a 17-year-old, this company lists [Continue]

New website for The Home Vegetable Gardener is Live

I just wanted to let everyone know that the new website for my blog, The Home Vegetable Gardener, is now live and on its own domain.  Please update your bookmarks to http://www.thehomevegetablegardener.com so you don’t miss anything.  Please sign up on the new site to continue getting emails from my blog. I will also be [Continue]

Everything You Need to Know About Seeds – Part 2

In part 2 of the series “Everything You Need to Know About Seeds – Part 1“, we will discuss how to start seeds in your garden or in starter trays. How to Start Seeds Some basic items that you will need to start your garden from seed are containers such as purchased pots, seed flat [Continue]

Everything You Need To Know About Seeds – Part 1

In this 3 part series, I will be covering everything you need to know about seeds.  From where to get seeds, how to start seeds, some equipment that you need and how to care for your new seeds and seedlings.  I’m not an expert on seeds and have only saved a few of my more [Continue]