The Seed Man wrote a four-part series on how to plant wildflowers. From choosing the right time to plant, to preparing the soil and spreading the seed, he explains everything you need to know.
In part three of the Seed Man’s series on planting wildflowers he talks about the best way to pick seed that will succeed.
October 6, 2011
Â· Mike Lizotte Â· 2 Comments
Tags: all annual mix, all perennial mix, fall planting, Northeast Mix, planting, poppies, sunflowers, texas bluebonnets, wildflower meadow, Wildflower meadow how-to, wildflower planting, wildflower seed mixtures, wildflowers Â· Posted in: Gardening in Fall, How-Tos, Wildflowers
So now that we know the best time to plant this fall, I would like to turn our attention to the preparation of an area for fall seeding.Â Whether sowing in the fall or spring, the proper preparation is always important in determining success or failure of a wildflower planting. Better preparation = More Flowers! [...]
September 29, 2011
Â· Mike Lizotte Â· 12 Comments
Tags: fall planting, gardening in fall, planting, wildflower meadow, Wildflower meadow how-to, wildflower planting, wildflower seed mixtures, wildflower seeds, wildflowers Â· Posted in: Wildflowers
With autumn officially here, itâ€™s time to start planning how weâ€™re going to maximize our time spent in the garden. Less sunlight and cooler days are a sure sign fall has arrived. Itâ€™s also about the time our phones start ringing with questions from gardeners wondering if fall is a good time to plant.Â The [...]
September 22, 2011
Â· Mike Lizotte Â· One Comment
Tags: daffodils, fall bulbs, fall planting, planting, tulips, wildflower meadow, Wildflower meadow how-to, wildflower planting, wildflowers Â· Posted in: Gardening in Fall, How-Tos, Wildflowers