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Name: Larry
Enterprise, Al. 36330 (Zone 8b)
Region: Alabama Composter Garden Photography Garden Ideas: Master Level Plant Identifier Celebrating Gardening: 2015
Jan 30, 2016 5:18 PM CST
I came up with the bright idea of making my own seed tapes one year. Found the instructions on the internet of course. I had a lot of fun making them and improving them as I gained experience. I have always had a very hard time spacing my seeds out evenly...for some reason that seemed very important when I started back with gardening.
Any how, I made up a lot of seed tapes using tissue and flour paste, rolled them all up in very neat bundles and sorted them. I planted them in the spring and within a few days the squirrels found them and rearranged my very neat rows more to their own liking. I still like the idea of seed tapes, but they need to be planted where there are not so many digging critters as I have here. They also make a carpet like seed mat, haven't tried that yet.
Name: Philip
Ireland,.The Midlands. (Zone 8a)
Amaryllis Clematis Cactus and Succulents Hostas Dahlias Seed Starter
Cat Lover Lilies Roses Dog Lover Cottage Gardener Garden Photography
Feb 1, 2016 8:44 PM CST
Oh Boy i would say you were fit to hit the roof after seeing all your efforts messed up by the darned Squirrels Whistling

Annie just gave me the info on how to make a Seed Tape,..i must have a go, could be interesting.

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