Why should you store seeds?

Answer Storing seeds is a great way to save money - you don't have to pay for new seeds every season, although it is a good idea to occasionally refresh the genetics of your seeds with seed from another s... Read More »

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After I plant my pumpkin seeds how often should I water the seeds?

Keep the soil moist until they sprout and have a few true leaves. When you have a larger plant a good soaking once or twice a week (depending on weather) is in order.

How do I store flower seeds?

Short-term StorageStore seeds at room temperature and use within a year. Keep the seeds away from heat, light and moisture. Seeds may be used after a year, but the germination quality of the seeds ... Read More »

What do you store seeds in?

Seeds need to be in paper bags or dark colored jars to exclude light, or jars with a good seal placed in a dark cupboard. It is especially important to ensure that seeds are thoroughly dried before... Read More »

How long can you store herb seeds?

According to the Saskatchewan Herb and Spice Association, seeds stored in air-tight containers and kept in a cool, dry location are viable for three to five years. Seeds stored in a freezer are via... Read More »