What are Heirloom Seeds?

What are Heirloom Seeds?

Heirloom seeds are essentially old fashioned, traditional, openly-pollinated seeds. They are genetically diverse and have usually been around for a very long time. They are not generally used in modern large scale farming. They often tend to provide a more prolonged yield over a longer growing period and a generally better, tastier … Read more

Buying Gardening Seeds Is Not as Simple as It Sounds!

The purchase of gardening seeds for your container vegetable garden is not necessarily as straight forward as it may first seem. It’s easy to be seduced by the glossy pictures presented in the catalogs peddled by the multinational seed companies, or the online shops appearing to offer great deals. Don’t be too … Read more