Re: [gardeners] When do you start seeds?

Virginia Prinns (
Sat, 12 Dec 1998 23:25:49 -0800

I've started pansies, lilies & iris already.  Pansies you should start as 
soon as you want.

Ginny in Prince George  BC- in the RAIN   zone 2

Lorraine Young wrote:
> I was wondering when anyone started growing their seeds for
> transplants.
> I won't be starting Tomatoes, impatiens and petunias until March,
> but I was wondering about pansies and violas for April planting in
> my Zone 6 garden.  Any ideas?
> Just harvested the last of my spinach.  Does anyone know how
> much frost it can take.  We've had some hard ones here but it was
> fine in the salad we had.  We've had a warm fall.  It does seem
> strange to be harvesting in December but I've never grown spinach
> before this fall.
> Lorraine Young, Southern Ontario