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The Fastest Growing Trees for Impatient Gardeners

The Fastest Growing Trees for Impatient Gardeners

OMC-Seeds 17/03/2017 0
Tree plays a very important role – it helps to moderate climate, improve air quality, conserve water, and shelter wildlife, etc. But also they protec...
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Fast growing plants for privacy hedges

Fast growing plants for privacy hedges

OMC-Seeds 03/03/2017 0
Sometimes you have to plant a privacy screen fast. Whether you have just built a fence that the neighbours think is unsightly or your neighbour has ...
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Why Are My Seedlings Leggy? How To Prevent It

Why Are My Seedlings Leggy? How To Prevent It

OMC-Seeds 19/02/2017 0
Seed starting  is an exciting time for many gardeners. It seems almost magical to place a tiny seed into some soil and watch a small seedling emerge ...
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Seed Coat Stuck. Tips For Removing

Seed Coat Stuck. Tips For Removing

OMC-Seeds 10/02/2017 0
It happens to the best of gardeners. You plant your seeds and a few come up looking a little different. Instead of the cotyledon (the embryonic part ...
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How to Test Soil pH With pH Paper

How to Test Soil pH With pH Paper

OMC-Seeds 09/09/2016 0
Testing the pH of garden soil should be done every 2 or 3 years to maintain optimum soil conditions for growing vegetables and flowers. Even nutrient...
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How much water does a seed need to germinate?

How much water does a seed need to germinate?

OMC-Seeds 09/09/2016 0
Seeds need evenly moist soil to germinate. In soggy soils, the seeds become waterlogged and can't receive oxygen. They eventually rot and die. In dry...
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How to germinate seeds fast?

How to germinate seeds fast?

OMC-Seeds 30/06/2016 0
A gardener wanting to get a few days head start on their planting can germinate the seeds in the house and then plant only the ones that sprout. This...
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Yellow Seedling Leaves – Why Are My Seedlings Turning Yellow

Yellow Seedling Leaves – Why Are My Seedlings Turning Yellow

OMC-Seeds 25/05/2016 0
Have you started seedlings indoors that began healthy and green, but all of a sudden your seedling leaves turned yellow when you weren’t looking? It’...
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How does a seed germinate?

How does a seed germinate?

OMC-Seeds 14/04/2016 0
Plants that grow from seed pack little miniatures of themselves and a collection of chemicals into these casings. Flowering plants and fruits grow s...
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