Seed Gardening – Summer 2023

Seed Gardening – Summer 2023

There are few gardening experiences as rewarding as gardening from seed. If you’re a novice gardener and you’re wondering whether you need to start your seeds indoors our out, a few wellthought- out considerations will help you choose the right time and place to sow your seeds. You can ask yourself a handful of questions about the seeds you want to start, such as:

How long does it take to produce or blossom?

Does it do better with a head start inside?

What time of year do I want to sow it?

Does it transplant well?

Once you’ve considered those questions, it’s time to get organized.

These guides will give you all the timing information you need to make informed choices. Or, you can take a look at your Botanical Interests seed packet. Every one is loaded with practical information, including when and where to sow, to ensure a great gardening experience. Once you’ve determined where and when to start your seeds, you can learn all the tips & tricks that will help ensure success, indoors or out!

Mission Hills Nursery Gardening Tools Plant Your Mints Now

In the old days a citrus shear was designed after the Southern California orange pruner of yesteryear. Had all the same qualities to protect the citrus fruit from damage. This old style citrus shear is only available at Mission Hills Nursery. Every home gardener, and citrus grove producer should have this citrus shear in their tool shed. Check The Tools.

Essential Gardening Tools:

Hand Pruning Shears
Garden Shovel
Hori Hori (soil knife)
Garden Sickle
Hand Rake
Cart or Wagon
Kneeler
Hose
Folding Hand Saw
Garden Tub Trug
Zip Ties (plant ties)
Gloves