I finally got started with the first Winter Sown jugs of 2010 for year number 7.
Yay! Only 16 so far, but it's a start.
If you've never heard about it or tried it before, you can learn more about this method of ridiculously cheap and easy outside - yes, in the middle of winter - seed starting with recyclables (no lights, no damping off, no need to harden seedlings, fantastic germination rates) here:
Oh, and here:
Garden Web WS forum
Now, I need to scrounge some more containers.
And yes, it really works. This is what they look like come spring:
Wednesday, January 27, 2010