This article originally appeared on The Garden Professors blog in September 2020. As summer winds down and the summer crops and flowers start to slow down many gardeners start thinking about saving seeds. Who doesn’t love saving seeds from that favorite tomato or beautiful coneflower? Not only do you have some for next year, but…
Seed swapping and understanding seed packets
This time of year is the perfect time to think about swapping or buying seeds to get ready for the coming year. But many people are often confused about some of the language used on seed packets. What exactly does hybrid mean? or heirloom? What a bout non-GMO?