|Green heirloom cotton seeds!|
|Wondering how close your plants should be to the bulbs - close!|
I keep my seedlings about 2 to 3 inches below the light. Any
further and they stretch to reach the light, weakening the
|I LOVE this veggie - it's Peppermint Swiss Chard,|
if you look very close you'll see that pink and white
streaked stems. So pretty!
|Every seed germinated too - most offer 2 seedlings per 'seed'.|
Like beets, Swiss Chard 'seeds' are dried fruits and often
produce seedlings in clumps. Just tease them apart
|In case you needed a reminder about how|
dazzling Peppermint chard is - last
summer's chard! It also makes a stunning
|Here's a new kale for me - 'Black Magik', a variety of|
dinosaur/Tuscan kale but with wider, longer leaves and
less tendancy to curl. I'm looking forward to testing it!