|Nasturtiums and peppers planted May 28, 2012.|
Not only is it the most economical way to garden, but it's convenient too. Whenever possible and practical, seeds are collected to use the following season. If the variety works well in the garden, why mess with success? Collect the successful varieties for later use or trade and share. Don't forget to label the container. That's a trick I'm still learning.
|Sweet Peas collected in an old peanut butter tub for drying.|
Ferry Morse Seed Company is closing down it's operations around the USA. Hope this is simply a reorganization and not an indicator of the preference of gardeners.
Try picking up a packet of seeds and see how much more satisfying gardening can be from seed to seed.