With the fall Wildflower planting season in full swing, many gardeners ask us what to do with their leftover seed. Storing seed for next season is extremely easy and effective; simply place the seed in a ziploc bag or tupperware, making sure to label it clearly, and store in a room-temperature area.
November 5, 2014
В· Amanda Shepard В· Comments Closed
Tags: Germination Rate, Seed Storage, Seeds, wildflower seeds, wildflowers В· Posted in: Gardening in Fall, Gardening in Spring and Summer, How-Tos, Wildflowers
Like always, our Summer Photo contest was so hard to judge this year! We truly enjoyed becoming spectators in each of your gardens and appreciate you taking the time to submit your photos. Below you’ll find our winning photos and we hope you enjoy them as much as we do. Don’t worry — Our next Photo Contest is not too far away!
A question that comes up often when consulting with commercial clients is вЂњWhat is the best way to sow a larger area?вЂќ In most cases they have some heavy duty equipment to work with, making the installation simple and cost effective for them. Some popular installation methods include hydroseeding, using a seed drill, or using a 3 point hitch spreader, all which are effective ways to sow a wildflower meadow.
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.В 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
В· Mike Lizotte В· 13 Comments
Tags: fall planting, gardening in fall, planting, wildflower meadow, Wildflower meadow how-to, wildflower planting, wildflower seed mixtures, wildflower seeds, wildflowers В· Posted in: Wildflowers