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    Seed Starting 101

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    plantable seedling pots made from newspaper

    BRILLIANT idea! Start SEEDS in eggshells then POP them right into the ground at PLANTING time.

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    Origami Newspaper Planter: Recycle your newspaper with an easily folded biodegradable pot, perfect for starting seeds. This newspaper planter can be set right into the ground, where it will not only protect the fragile root system of your seedling, but also decompose on its own over time. Use these simple folding instructions to create your own Origami Newspaper Pot.

    How to fold newspaper into biodegradable planters. Would be good to start seeds and then transplant.

    starting seeds indoors (using plastic lettuce containers for moisture control!)

    Common Seed Starting Problems and how to solve them.

    The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead. It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.

    EASY way to grow potatoes with just newspaper and straw!

    Smother weeds and prevent new ones from growing by covering them with old newspapers.

    A passionate and accomplished gardener, Martha shares her tried-and-true tips for a successful vegetable garden, from seed starting to spacing plants.