How many seeds should be planted in jiffy peat pots?

Answer Plant as many seeds in a jiffy peat pot as you normally would in a little seed hole in the ground--follow the directions on the seed packet. For most seeds, the recommended number is three to five.... Read More »

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I have tried using "peat pots" to start my vegetable seeds, but many times they wont sprout?

Are you talking "jiffy 7" pellets, or peat pots? You'd put potting soil in peat pots. Lots of people have success with jiffy 7 pellets. But if you're having problems with germination, it might n... Read More »

How to Plant Seeds in Peat Pots?

Peat pots are made from compressed peat. The benefit of using these to start flower and vegetable seeds is that the entire pot is planted in the garden, minimizing root disturbance of the plants. T... Read More »

How many seeds from a packet for vegetables and herbs should I plant in the individual plant starter pots?

Always plant 2-3 seeds per cell. Sometimes one of the seeds will not germinate, this way you still have at least one coming up. After they have grown a couple of weeks, pick the best one and snipe ... Read More »

When should sweet pea seeds be planted?

In areas that enjoy mild climates, sweet peas seeds should be sown between the September through November. In cold climates, sweet pea seeds should be planted after snow and extreme cold is finishe... Read More »