Starting Seeds Indoors - Knowledgebase Question

Minnetonka, Mi
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Question by shimmer014
April 19, 2010
I started lettuce, tomatoes and peppers inside weeks ago. They are now pretty big. Is it safe to plant outside yet and if not do I need to re-pot?

Answer from NGA
April 19, 2010
Your seedlings need to develop 3-4 sets of leaves before they will be mature enough to go outdoors. I'd repot them and keep them in for another 3-4 weeks. By then all danger of frost will gone and you can safely plant them outdoors.

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