Seed Starting

The "Official Seed Starting Home Page"

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Resources for starting seeds:

Seed Starting Techniques video
Seed Starting Techniques video

Watch our video for a complete mini-course on starting seeds! Narrated with closed captioning available. Includes how to calculate when to start seeds for both spring and fall gardens. A great resource for teachers.


GrowGuide Seed Starting Planner
GrowGuide Seed Starting Planner

Use our online GrowGuide to help you plan your vegetable seed-starting each week, without charts or date arithmetic!


Seed Germination Guide
Extensive seed starting information from Thompson & Morgan. This is the online version of the famous little green booklet that T&M always included with each order.

The Park Gardener's Handbook
Growing from seed, both indoors and out. From Park Seed.

Select a seed group from the list below to get seed starting information for popular plants:

Vegetable Seeds
From Asparagus to Watermelon.

Flower Seeds
From Ageratum to Zinnia.

Herb Seeds
From Anise to Woodruff.