Photo by Melody
Are you ready? It's time for our 14th annual photo contest! Enter your best pictures of the year, for a chance to win a calendar and annual subscription here. Hurry! Deadline for entries is October 21.

Article: Rocky Mountain Gardening: Seed starting: gallon milk jugs

Communities > Forums > Article: Rocky Mountain Gardening: Seed starting
bookmark
Forum: Article: Rocky Mountain Gardening: Seed startingReplies: 0, Views: 3
Add to Bookmarks
-
AuthorContent
jazzy1okc
Oklahoma City, OK

March 4, 2013
5:29 AM

Post #9438138

Purchasing plastic sheets, pricey "tents", or "walls of water" really isn't necessary. Bricks work well, if you have or can find them easily and cheaply. If not, other recycled products, such as opaque gallon milk jugs, also work very well in spring for a wide variety of plants. Just cut out the bottom and mound up the soil around the sides of the jugs so that they do not blow away. These jugs and their lids can be saved, stored, and reused for many years. The caps allow gardeners to keep seedlings warm on cold nights and can be removed during warm days.

You cannot post until you register and login.


Other Article: Rocky Mountain Gardening: Seed starting Threads you might be interested in:

SubjectThread StarterRepliesLast Post
Thank you for the guidelines... bsavage 2 Mar 31, 2009 12:27 AM
So glad I read this first.... cindyr2 1 Mar 21, 2011 3:46 PM
Thank You srandlmt 1 Mar 31, 2009 5:14 AM
Spring weather swings marwood0 0 Mar 30, 2009 5:11 PM
Colo Weather + Gardens = Headaches! skiekitty 0 Mar 30, 2009 5:30 PM


We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America