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 Grow An Avocado Tree!
There's nothing more fun than growing your own Avocado Tree! How do I do it? Open the avocado and remove the pit from the center. You can eat the fruit of the avocado -- it's yummy and is full of nutrients! Wash the avocado pit
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 Watering
Water in a manner that doesn't wash out the seeds or seedlings. Gentle dribbling or bottom soaks in a pan of tepid water work well. Soil that looks muddy probably is. Add some more drainage slits to the base of the flat and/or reduce the amount o
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 I'm new to growing from seed, how do I get started?
Starting your own plants from seed is one of the most rewarding gardening experiences, it can also save you a small fortune! Also, many species and varieties are simply unavailable unless you 'grow-your-own'. Choosing seeds is the first step,
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 bottom watering then what
       • Posted by: rexanne z5 Chicago on Tue, Jan 17, 12 at 13:48
              • 14 follow-ups, last one posted on Mon, Feb 6, 12 at 13:41
new to seed starting and trying to do an initial set up that makes the most sense. So I am getting some permanent trays and cell inserts to start some seeds. I plan to bottom water but then what do you all do for the extra water? Take the trays
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 Watering from Bottom
       • Posted by: Bill1897 none on Wed, Mar 14, 12 at 7:46
              • 6 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, Dec 28, 13 at 18:36
Hi All, I've just started seeds for eggplant, cherry tomatoes, beefsteak tomatoes, cantaloupe, watermelon, strawberries,onions,lettuce, stevia, and a bunch of other plants. I am in a zone 6B. I have four 72 cell seed starting trays and I was w
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 How does one water plants from the bottom?
       • Posted by: longknife 4 Way Upstate NY on Wed, Feb 16, 11 at 23:36
              • 4 follow-ups, last one posted on Mon, Jan 2, 12 at 9:36
I will be using a trays of 6-pack containers (10 total per tray). I haven't started to plant seeds yet, just getting ready. I have read some posts where members said they water from the bottom. Is this the most desireable method of watering? I'm
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 watering established seedlings
After transplanting from cell packs to 3.5
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 Seedling Watering w/o Plastic Dome
       • Posted by: Bill1897 6b on Wed, Mar 14, 12 at 22:53
              • 15 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Mar 21, 12 at 14:05
I have four 72-cell Jiffy tray with seeds of various vegetable varieties. I originally had the plastic cover on to keep the moisture on but a few seedlings in each tray began to emerge so I took each lid off. The majority of seedlings have not spr
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 Starting seeds indoors and bottom watering
       • Posted by: xandrew245x none on Thu, Mar 13, 14 at 9:55
              • 2 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Mar 13, 14 at 16:43
Hello all, this is my third year starting seeds indoors. This year I bought 6 cell packs and trays to place them in. I wanted to try bottom watering. I have my seedlings set up in a closet with a heater keeping the space about 70 degrees. I them s
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 Re: Specific Questions Re: Damping off, h2o2, & bottom watering
       • Posted by: Bill1897 none on Wed, Mar 14, 12 at 22:27
              • 2 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Mar 15, 12 at 9:57
I don't understand why my post got deleted; I realize that people have asked about how to water from the bottom and the use of hydrogen peroxide as a deterrent from harboring damping off, but my questions are not as general as all of the other pos
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 Bottom Watering Tomatoes
       • Posted by: gelatodave Zone 6 on Mon, Apr 1, 13 at 19:43
              • 1 follow-up, posted on Mon, Apr 1, 13 at 20:52
Hey, Is it safe to water tomato plants from the bottom by submerging the bottom of the plant with holes into another cup filled with water? I just tried it and it seemed like the plants sucked up a lot of water. Now I am thinking I haven't b
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 really need help with watering!
I am trying to grow seedling transplants. I am using styrofoam blocks with holes in them; each hole holds a seed plug that is made of a soil less mix. The light is about 4
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 Year 1 was a disaster,.. starting year 2.. need some tips..
       • Posted by: ongodsmountain nor cal z4 on Wed, Mar 6, 13 at 16:49
              • 7 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Mar 6, 13 at 22:32
Sorry for the long post, but I felt it necessary to give as much preliminary info as possible... I live in the mountains of Nor Cal, at about 4200 feet elevation, and last frost is mid may or so... I tried to start tomatoes, peppers, and o
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 Cheap containers for seedlings?
       • Posted by: mooserider none on Sat, Feb 16, 13 at 3:44
              • 24 follow-ups, last one posted on Sun, Feb 24, 13 at 10:03
Hi, I have a problem that I'm hoping someone with some experience can help me out with. I'm planting a ton of native flowers and need a good, cheap way to make containers for them. But they need to be 'transplant-able'. In the past, I've tried usi
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 Guide To Help Others Germinate Lettuce Seeds Successfully
       • Posted by: soulreaver 6b on Tue, Feb 19, 13 at 8:35
              • 31 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Oct 2, 14 at 22:22
Lettuce seeds can be one of the most difficult seeds to uniformly germinate due to thermodormancy and photodormancy. Lettuce will not germinate well if temps are too high or if seeds are in the dark. For a near 100% germination rate this is what
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 Starting Seeds.......
       • Posted by: Handsome54 6b on Fri, Jan 6, 12 at 15:43
              • 12 follow-ups, last one posted on Mon, Jan 16, 12 at 19:24
Who germinates their seeds in wet paper towels/baggies, etc. rather than sewing them directly in the seed starting medium? What are the advantages of germinating before planting? Follow-Up Postings: RE: Starti Return to the Growi
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 White Fuzz on Seed Starting Mix
       • Posted by: Bill1897 6b on Mon, Mar 19, 12 at 18:49
              • 12 follow-ups, last one posted on Mon, Apr 2, 12 at 0:52
I followed all the rules; I took the dome off when the first started to sprout, I sprinkeled a generous amount of cinnamon over the surface, I kept a fan on near the seed cell trays blowing a few inches above the tops, I only watered from the bott
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 Vegetable seeds indoors
       • Posted by: John_JJ N.E on Tue, Mar 26, 13 at 7:48
              • 15 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Apr 5, 13 at 19:10
I started cucumbers,tomatoes,cherry tomatoes, watermelon,and bell peppers as seeds and now there about 2 inches tall with 2 little leaves at the top.I want to know is it good to wait till they get completely dry then pour like 1oz of water in the
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 self-watering growing systems! help! (starter plants/transplants)
       • Posted by: kawaiineko_gardener 5a on Tue, Feb 25, 14 at 18:28
              • 2 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Feb 27, 14 at 13:58
Just to clarify, this is to start seedlings indoors from seeds under a grow light; they'll be transplanted outdoors in late May (28th). I want to make a self-watering set-up using capillary matting. I would use two flats/seed trays. The s
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 Seed starting questions about soil mix and other Qs
       • Posted by: Lesuko 5, Boulder CO on Thu, Mar 22, 12 at 13:02
              • 12 follow-ups, last one posted on Mon, Mar 17, 14 at 22:17
(I'm reposting this since it was added under a previous thread) This is my second year starting seeds (first year was herbs and easy stuff). This year I'm using Jiffy organic seed starting mix. Has anyone used this? It doesn't seem to soak u
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