Can Cockscomb Seed be Started in Containers?

Answer Cockscomb is a type of Celosia, a tender annual that grows in a variety of vivid colors including magenta, red, yellow, orange and pink. The flowers are unusual, having fanlike, velvety flowers tha... Read More »

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Can lavender be started from seed?

You can start lavender from seed, but it will take about a month before the seeds begin to germinate. Lavender seeds need scarification--the act of slitting the seeds' outer coats to stimulate germ... Read More »

Can heirloom apple trees be started from seed?

Heirloom apple seeds can be planted and will grow into apple trees, but unfortunately, apple seeds do not reproduce true to the apple from which they came. So, if you plant five seeds from an heirl... Read More »

Can canna bulbs be started from seed inside the house?

Canna bulbs can be started from seed indoors. They need to be either in a greenhouse or sitting in a windowsill that gets lots of light, and placed in pots or seed trays filled with multipurpose co... Read More »

Amaryllis have seed pods...when and how do i harvest them how hard are they to grow from seed?

It seems easy enough... but the seeds need to be planted soon after the capsule matures and opens. If you delay, the seeds may die. As the flower fades, the pod at the base of the flower will swel... Read More »