How Many Seeds to Plant Per Hole, Pot, or Cell?

I recently got an email from Sally with a familiar question. It’s the same exact question that I had when I was a beginner gardener and wondered how to start seeds:“I’m sure this is a silly question, but I always see it recommended to plant more than one seed per hole. But why? I just … Read more

Essential Seed Starting Equipment and Supplies

If you are a true gardener, buying flowers, fruits, and veggies as starts just isn’t an option for you. You want to start your own garden from scratch, and that means starting all of your plants from seeds. But you’re going to need some seed starting equipment if you’re going to do it right. Quick … Read more

How To Make Seed Bombs for $0

​If you’ve never heard of seed bombs before, you’re in for a treat.  They’re a staple of guerilla gardeners around the world, enabling them to sow seeds in areas that they would otherwise be unable to reach.There are a lot of reasons to make your own seed bombs:Garden in hard-to-reach areasBeautify a barren lot with a … Read more

Over 100 Places to Buy Heirloom, Organic, and Non-GMO Seeds

It’s difficult to know where your seeds come from…unless you buy them from a seed company that’s devoted to organic and heirloom practices. The seed companies below offer non-GMO, heirloom, organic, and open-pollinated seeds. Click on the map below to jump to your state. There are a few states that have no seed companies listed … Read more

How to Start Seeds Indoors

New to gardening and wondering how to start seeds? Maybe you’re someone who thinks you just don’t have a green thumb. Maybe you killed the last few plants that you just glanced at. Have no fear…Epic Gardening is here! I was just like you.  In fact, I only started gardening about two years ago, so … Read more