Sharing Is for the Birds

A robin perches on a vine stem outside a rain covered window

Robins and many other suburban-dwelling birds repeatedly fly into windows because they interpret their reflections as other birds invading their territory. 

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Awakening from a Seed Coat Slumber

The young seedling needs no nutrients at the beginning of its life, as the nutrition contained within the seed provides enough energy for the plant to begin growing.

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Six on Saturday 3-17-18, How to Help Those Little Seedlings Grow and Prosper

2 inch tomato seedling re ready to transplant

Have you used sphagnum as your seed starter for your seedlings? If so, you probably already know that it contains zero nutrients. When the seedlings begin sprouting their first sets of true leaves, it’s time to transplant or thin them, and fertilize. Some seed starting mixes contain slow release fertilizers, so you will need to […]

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