Re: [gardeners] seed starting yet?

Margaret Lauterbach (
Thu, 27 Dec 2001 10:29:59 -0700

At 10:33 AM 12/27/01 -0600, you wrote:
>I've had better luck with the peat pots than I have with starting them in 
>pots most of the time. I
>don't put everything in peat, just the tomatoes. Seems they do much better 
>for me. Chiles and the
>rest go in sterilized plastic 4 inch pots. Should have clarified my 
>statement. Since everything is
>in my office I just have to turn my head 90 degrees to see what is going 
>on with the plants, they're
>about six feet from me then.
Do you then plant pot and all?  I've considered it for stuff that hates 
transplanting such as watermelons, but decided instead to use berry baskets 
lined with coffee filters.  Then plant the whole thing. But I really 
dislike peat pots.  Margaret L