Gardening: It All Begins with the Seeds!

What’s so great about a seed? By nature a seed’s whole purpose is reproduction: it is programmed to create a plant with the best taste/ nutrition, color/ appearance, and fragrance as possible to attract pollinators and consumers who will, in turn, help disperse and fertilize the seeds to create more plants and seeds. What happens to a seed in nature, however, varies greatly from what often occurs in “civilized” farming. In nature, for example, vernalization (a period of cold) and dormancy Read more [...]