Eager Gardeners Episode 001

Episode 001 – Starting Your Seeds and Waking Up Your Garden


In this episode we discuss when to start your seeds, the difference between heirloom and hybridized seeds, not all heirloom seeds are organic, saving seeds, which seeds are the real money savers, waking up your garden for spring, growing good soil, not all bugs are bad, why gardens are good for kids, planting pansies in early spring, violets were Napoleans’ favourite flower, why April is an ideal time to prune, how to remove fungus from trees, pruning rules from Elm, Birch, and Maple trees, how to handle mouse damage to your yard, why fertilizing early can cause damage your lawn, and why to exercise caution when de-thatching.