And though nowadays we buy most of our seeds in packets from the garden centre or seed merchant, there was always the possibility - and there still is - to save seed of whatever was sown
after it had given us a brilliant show.
The results obtained from corn sown
in 2004 did not present any difference in yields evaluated at any sowing dates (Table 3).
While seed of most biennials can either be sown
in short seed-beds in the garden or in trays of seed compost, wallflowers only really thrive if they are sown
direct in the soil rather than in trays.
Basil is an indispensable herb that should be sown
now in a tray and pricked out into three-inch pots when large enough.
strip of about 10 cm width was leveled longitudinally by means of 2.
in small pots in a cold frame or greenhouse should be ready to plant out once the soil is warm enough.
Pak choi, Mizuna greens and all the mustards, like Amsoi and green-in-the-snow, can be sown
now for late autumn and winter eating.
These are the plants that are sown
this year to flower next spring and which we want to keep for several years.
For more information on SOWN
2009, please visit the SOWN
2009 official website at http://tgs.
MULTAN -- Agriculture experts have said that wheat sown
till November 20 gives best result, but fairly good yields can still be achieved if farmers complete sowing till Dec 15 while maintaining ratio of seeds at 60 kilogram per acre.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: Gardening gloves Packet of spring onion seeds Label and pencil Hand trowel A Rake HOW TO GROW SPRING onions can be sown
straight in to the ground where they are going to grow, so make sure the space is weed free.
Seeds having good germination strength should be sown
at the rate of 1012 kilogram per acre and 'Sabz Pari' seed variety is recommended by the agriculture department, the release said.