Introduction: Starting Seeds Indoors - How to Start Seeds

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Step 1: Get the Right Materials and Tools for Starting Your Seeds

List of materials needed :

Water Can

Plastic trays


Jiffy pots

Plastic seeder

Seed potting mix

Labels (markers) and proper pen.

Small garden shovel

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Step 2: Grow Table or Stand Set Up

Buy fluorescent grow lights or LED Grow lights.

Use any table as seedlings table.

Hang your lamps with chains.

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Step 3: Grow Light Timer and Germination Methods.

Use a light timer to control the photoperiod duration.

You can install your trays under light over a woodworker's bench too !

For improving germination rate of seeds :

- Cold stratification

- Scarification (scratching the seed coat)

- Sooaking.

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For french instructions. Pour des instructions en français : Les semis intérieurs le guide.