If you’re planning on starting your grow, now is the time to start! Once your plan is in place, the next step, and arguably one of the most important steps: germination. You spent good money on your seeds, so you want to maximize your success rate to get full yields.
Check out this great resource that explains tried and tested methods of seed germination.
The key is to maintain consistent moisture levels. Remember to only handle the seeds with cleaned tweezers in order to avoid introducing contaminants to the taproot.
Have a couple extra seeds that you want to experiment with? Check out this method of using the popular Instant Pot for germination, developed by a local Ottawa native;
- https://nationalpost.com/news/canada/ottawa-gardener-grows-her-plants-faster-than-nature-using-instant-pot …
Let us know how it goes!