March blew through with the mood swings of a divaâ€¦ freeze! thaw! snow! thunderstorms!… â€œtempera-mental,â€ indeed. But the weather always turns the corner in April. The garden shows only the earliest signs of green, but spring finally seems plausible, and Iâ€™m even emboldened to regard the coming of tulips with the same certainty as taxes.
Chan Stroman’s second column for Saucy perfectly captures what seed starting is all about–not the “howto” of it (though the process is outlined) but the “heart” of it. If you’re a plant lover who’s started his or her own plants from seeds, you will find yourself nodding in agreement.