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flshimmer
Yorktown, IN

March 27, 2014
1:13 PM

Post #9799204

I have started seeds indoors for a few years. I have experience with flowers but not with greens. I've heard greens sometimes prefer cooler temps and can be an early harvest crop.

I bought a pack of spring greens and I want to know if I should start indoor before moving to a cold frame outside. Or would it be best to direct sow into the cold frame? Can anyone provide suggestions?

Zone 5A Middle Indiana
joannabanana
Calgary, AB
(Zone 3a)

March 27, 2014
7:57 PM

Post #9799431

I think it would depends on the greens that you choose. Most would be fine. Basil may need protection if you get a below freezing temps

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