Follow easy steps to garden success by choosing quality seeds and plants.
Indulge your senses and selection by purchasing plants from your local nursery or garden center.
For more unusal plants and wider selection, check out the many mail-order nurseries across the country.
Obvious signs of a root-bound plant include bulging pots or a profusion of roots growing out of the bottom drainage holes.
Purchase seed from companies who run germination tests on a regular basis and can qualify the “packed for” date with an estimate of how long the seed has been stored and under what conditions.