Spring seed project

Kids Go Gardening - - Spring -

YOU WILL NEED: Biodegrad­able pots Seed rais­ing mix Seeds Wa­ter 1 Fill your pots with seed rais­ing mix. 2 Wa­ter thor­oughly so that the pots are wet all over. 3 Sow your seeds. Cover seeds with about twice their depth in seed rais­ing mix. (Read the in­struc­tions on your seed packet). 4 Place your pots in a sunny shel­tered spot. 5 Check ev­ery day and wa­ter as nec­es­sary to keep them moist. 6 When your seedlings are grow­ing strongly and the risk of frost is over, plant your seedlings (pot-and-all) into the gar­den or a big­ger con­tainer. Make sure the pot is cov­ered by soil then wa­ter thor­oughly. Don’t let your pot dry out! 7 To keep your seedlings grow­ing strongly, feed once ev­ery week or two with liq­uid fer­tiliser. If you plant them in the gar­den, mix in some com­post and fer­tiliser be­fore you plant.

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