How toHow To Sow Seeds
10 steps
What you’ll need
Seed Raising Mix
Spray Bottle
Seeds! Any You Like
Buy
Pots
Plant Labels
Fertiliser such as Seasol
Fill your pots with seed raising mix. Egg cartons make a great seed starting tray!
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Get your seeds ready. We are using marigold, sunflower and poppy
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Place your seeds into the soil. Bury the seeds twice as deep as the seed is wide
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Poppy seed however only needs to be sprinkled on the surface of the soil as they’re very fine.
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Spray mist the soil until moist and keep it moist until the seed has germinated
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Watch them grow!
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When your seedlings have their 2nd set of leaves they will need to be fed with a fertiliser
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As the seedlings grow expose them to a little sunlight each day to get them ready for the outdoors
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Then they will need to be transplanted to a larger pot or the garden
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Don’t forget to gently water the seedlings once planted!
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