Diary of an Average Gardener

March 2014

Transplant Seedlings

– Posted in: Garden Projects
transplant seedlings

After you have thinned the seedlings (see how to in this postI want to Garden), let them grow until they have multiple real leaves. The first leaves they grow are called cotyledon. All of the seeds I planted (except the onions) have two first leaves and are called dicotyledons. They really don't resemble the later [...]

I Want to Garden

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But it's just too cold and wet to get motivated for outdoor gardening (even though I really need to get in gear whether the weather is good or bad). Yes, that is snow and ice on top of my garden.....again, here in Atlanta. Plus, my mother has been ill and I've been away so even [...]