Last Updated On: September 5th, 2020
Have you been hearing other gardeners talk about sowing seeds this fall? Are you wondering how to begin sowing your own seeds or why it might be necessary? With our fall perennial seed sowing tips, you'll learn quick strategies for getting seeds in the ground now.
The fall season is a great time to sow some of your favorite seeds but a lot of your seed sowing should occur in the spring. We've included examples for both fall and spring seeds you can direct sow into your garden beds.
Listen to our quick segment on this "DIY Garden Minute" to learn about fall perennial seed sowing. Our tips and ideas will help you learn how to do it correctly!
This episode is for beginner to the more advanced gardeners who want to learn how best to sow seeds this fall.
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Fall Garden Task Series
For more information on various fall garden tasks, check out our 7-episode Fall Garden Tasks podcast series!!
Our 7-episode, podcast series will outline 8 different garden tasks you should be doing this fall or should consider adding to your list. All of these garden maintenance tasks are crucial to the health of your garden.
The FALL GARDEN TASK episodes are:
- Ep. 22: Introduction to the 8 Fall Garden Tasks and our own Fall Garden Bootcamp Challenge!
- Ep. 23: Fall Weeding Tips and Effortless Leaf Clean Up
- Ep. 24: Fall Garden Mulching and Lawn Maintenance
- Ep. 25: Fall Pruning
- Ep. 26: Fall Planting, Transplanting, and Fertilizing
- Ep. 27: Fall Equipment Maintenance
- Ep. 28: Fall Garden Task Series Wrap-Up and Next Steps
Need Pruning Supplies For Your Fall Pruning Tasks??
- Check out our Best Pruning Shears post here to learn what makes a good pruning shear and what we recommend!
- Check out our Best Loppers post here to read our recommendations!!
Follow along and join our Fall Bootcamp Challenge!
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Fall Perennial Seed Sowing!
Learn quick strategies for sowing your fall seeds.
Pruning Cheat Sheet at our Free Resources Page
What You'll Learn:
- Quick seed sowing tips.
- Examples of seeds to sow in the fall vs. the spring.
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- DIY Garden Minute Ep. 17: Easy Fall Transplanting Tips
- DIY Garden Minute Ep. 15: Fall Bulb Planting, Explained!
- Top Fall Garden Tasks Guaranteed to Prepare Your Garden For Spring!
- How to Mulch: 6 Basic Steps For Mulching Anytime of Year
- DIY Garden Minute Ep. 6: Fall Perennial Planting Tips, Demystified
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