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Best Seeds for Containers

Enjoy home-grown food and beautiful flowers year-round. Don't forget - containers can provide excellent drainage, but the plants depend on you for water and nutrients. Try our wide selection of container friendly plant seeds; Vegetables, Herbs, Flowers, Fruits, Heirloom, Organic... and all are NON GMO!

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Dahlia Unwin's Dwarf Mixed Colors Flower Seed

Dahlia Unwin's Dwarf Mixed Colors Flower Seed

$1.99

Dahlia Unwin's Dwarf boasts a blend of gorgeous shades of bronze, salmon, apricot, orange, scarlet, crimson, yellow, and lavender flowers. Flowers bloom in the first year and add a lovely spot of color in the late summer garden. They're also heat resistant.

Color: Bronze, salmon, apricot, orange, scarlet, crimson, yellow, lavender

Plant Type: Annual

Fill Weight (grams): 0.3

Grows Best In: Sun/Partial Shade

Days to Germination: 5-10 Days

Days To Bloom: 49-77 Days

Planting Depth: .25"

Seed Spacing: 16"

Growing Height: 18-20"

Best Container Size: 18"+

Instructions: For an early bloom, start indoors. Or, after all danger of frost, sow outdoors. When plants are 4 inches high, thin or transplant. If started indoors, harden-off one week before transplanting.

Suggestions: Excellent for bedding and for lovely, long-lasting cut flowers. Striking when massed.


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Nasturtium Alaska Mixed Colors Seed

Nasturtium Alaska Mixed Colors Seed

$1.99

Alaska Nasturtium have green and white marbled leaves that contrast nicely with its bright 2 inch yellow, orange, and crimson blooms. The leaves and flowers of this plant are edible and have the peppery taste of watercress.

Color: Yellow, orange, crimson

Plant Type: Annual

Fill Weight (grams): 3

Grows Best In: Sun/Partial Shade

Days to Germination: 7-14 Days

Days To Bloom: 32-40 Days

Planting Depth: .5"

Seed Spacing: 10"

Growing Height: 16-18"

Best Container Size: 12"+

Instructions: After all danger of frost, sow in open ground well exposed. Cover with 1/2 inch of soil that isn't too fertile. When plants are 3 inches tall, thin. Does not transplant well. Water sparingly.

Suggestions: Excellent in window boxes and containers as well as for edgings and bedding plants. Flowers and leaves are a tasty, peppery addition to salads and vegetables.


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{"id":609843609648,"title":"Moss Rose Double Mixed Colors Seed","handle":"moss-rose-double-double-mixed-colors","description":"\u003cp\u003eThis Double Moss Rose is a half-hardy annual that comes in a mix of colors. Ruffled, rose-like blooms in a vivid mix of delightful shades of rose, crimson, white, salmon, and yellow. These may appear delicate, but really are extremely tough. They require little moisture.\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2018-04-03T16:53:12-04:00","created_at":"2018-04-03T16:53:13-04:00","vendor":"Ferry-Morse","type":"Flower Seed","tags":["annual","annuals","Characteristics_Drought Tolerant","Color_ Crimson","Color_ Salmon","Color_ White","Color_ Yellow","Color_Rose","direct sow","drought tolerant","flower","full sun","good for containers","Harvest_Summer Harvest","Height_0 - 6 inches","mossrose","Non-GMO","open pollinated","Plant Type_Annual","Plant Type_Open Pollinated","Planting_Direct Sow","Planting_Good for Containers","summer harvest","Sun Requirement_Full Sun"],"price":199,"price_min":199,"price_max":199,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":7362270134320,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"6091","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Moss Rose Double Mixed Colors Seed","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":199,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_management":"shopify","barcode":"011192441069"}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/Moss-Rose-Flower-Annual-Ferry-Morse.jpg?v=1549666126"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2954\/2248\/products\/Moss-Rose-Flower-Annual-Ferry-Morse.jpg?v=1549666126","options":["Title"],"content":"\u003cp\u003eThis Double Moss Rose is a half-hardy annual that comes in a mix of colors. Ruffled, rose-like blooms in a vivid mix of delightful shades of rose, crimson, white, salmon, and yellow. These may appear delicate, but really are extremely tough. They require little moisture.\u003c\/p\u003e"}
Moss Rose Double Mixed Colors Seed

Moss Rose Double Mixed Colors Seed

$1.99

This Double Moss Rose is a half-hardy annual that comes in a mix of colors. Ruffled, rose-like blooms in a vivid mix of delightful shades of rose, crimson, white, salmon, and yellow. These may appear delicate, but really are extremely tough. They require little moisture.

Color: Rose, crimson, white, salmon, yellow

Plant Type: Annual

Fill Weight (grams): 0.25

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 7-14 Days

Days To Bloom: 60-98 Days

Planting Depth: .125"

Seed Spacing: 10"

Growing Height: 4-6"

Best Container Size: 12"+

Instructions: For early blooms, start indoors. Or, after all danger of frost, sow outdoors. When plants are 1 inch high, thin or transplant.

Suggestions: Particularly decorative in rock gardens and as edging, they are also ideal for containers. Plant with masses of cactus flowered zinnias as background to create a vibrant color effect.


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Snapdragon First Ladies Mixed Colors Seed

Snapdragon First Ladies Mixed Colors Seed

$1.99

Snapdragon First Ladies is a half-hardy annual. Stately spikes are tightly packed with large blossoms in a wide range of intense colors. White, yellow, purple, crimson, bronze, and pink blooms appear on strong stems that can withstand wind and rain. It is excellent as an early summer flower.

Color: White, yellow, purple, crimson, bronze, pink

Plant Type: Annual

Scent: Sweet

Fill Weight (grams): 0.15

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 8-14 Days

Days To Bloom: 55-100 Days

Planting Depth: .125"

Seed Spacing: 12"

Growing Height: 18-20"

Best Container Size: 18"+

Instructions: For early blooms, start indoors. Or, after all danger of frost, sow outdoors. When plants are 2 inches high, thin or transplant. Harden off 3 weeks before transplanting.

Suggestions: Excellent as bedding plants and grouped in borders for display of brilliant colors. Pretty when mixed with petunias, marigolds, and zinnias.


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Sweet Pea Jet Set Mixed Colors Seed

Sweet Pea Jet Set Mixed Colors Seed

$1.99

A wonderfully fragrant and showy sweet pea, Jet Set features sprays of large, ruffled blossoms in a vibrant mix of colors. Semi-dwarf plants, they do not require any staking.

Color: Shades of scarlet, crimson, blue, pink

Plant Type: Annual

Scent: Very sweet

Fill Weight (grams): 2.25

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 10-14 Days

Days To Bloom: 90-120 Days

Planting Depth: .5"

Seed Spacing: 10-12"

Growing Height: 24-30"

Instructions: Direct seed outdoors as soon as soil can be worked. Or start indoors 4 to 6 weeks earlier for transplanting. In mild climates, seeds can be sown outside in fall for late winter/early spring blooms. Soak seeds 24 hours before planting. Remove faded flowers to prolong bloom. Thrives in cool weather.

Suggestions: Plant a bed of Knee Hi Sweet Peas edged with sweet alyssum for an incredible blend of fragrance and color.


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