Seed Starting 101
Our favorite way to spend the winter months is daydreaming of all the things we want to grow when the ground thaws. Planning your space, prepping your tools, and gathering the seeds that will make 2023 your greenest year yet! To set the tone, our staff loves the Kitchen Herb Kit with 7" Self Watering Planter for simple indoor growing with everything you need ready to go! Or want to try an adorable addition to your sunflower arsenal once you can get outside? The new Teddy Bear Sunflower has warmed all our hearts and makes us wish summer would come faster.
See our top picks, new products, tips, tricks, and new bundles!
Tools & Accessories
WHAT TO GROW NOW
NORTHERN ZONES 3-6
Indoor herbs are your best bet!
SOUTHERN ZONES 7-10
Keep those cold-weather crop growing, beets, radishes, and broccoli.
NEW Varieties to liven up the garden
Adorable pops of yellow, vegetables in shades of gray, and new organic varieties top the list of 2023 new must-haves for your growing space!
Tomato Seeds, Yellow PearSHOP NOW
Sunflower Seeds, Dwarf Teddy BearSHOP NOW
Squash Seeds, Grey ZucchiniSHOP NOW
Watermelon Seeds, Charleston GreySHOP NOW
Organic Tomato Seeds, Heirloom Brandywine RedSHOP NOW
Organic Radish Seeds, SparklerSHOP NOW
Give your garden a colorful head start
Our favorite little guys are back for preorder with more beautiful flowers to choose from and featuring Pantone Color of Year 2023. Plantlings begin shipping by grow zone March 13th.SHOP ALL NEW PLANTLINGS
Petunia Easy Wave Plum VeinSHOP NOW
Geranium Ivy PrecisionSHOP NOW
What you need now: Tools for Germination
Every seed starts to grow by germinating. Germination is when the seed pops out of it’s shell and begins growing roots (down) and stems (up). We have the tools and steps to get those seeds going!
Step 1: Fill a tray with moist seed starting mix or expanded peat
Step 2: Add seeds
Step 3: Cover with a humidity dome or plastic wrap
Step 4: Place on a heat mat (no light needed for most varieties)
Jiffy 36mm Seed Starting Greenhouse KitSHOP NOW
Seed Germination Heat MatSHOP NOW
Single Grounded Outlet TimerSHOP NOW
Garden Marcus Book bundle
Our friend Marcus Bridgewater (@garden_marcus) wrote a book! Titled "How to Grow: Nurture Your Garden, Nurture Yourself". Marcus says, “It covers mental health, physical fitness, and spiritual awareness, drawing from what I've learned in my garden and my life.” Grow your garden and yourself with this organic seed & book bundle offered exclusively at ferrymorse.com.
Seeds include easy-to-grow organic favorites: Arugula Roquette, Sweet Basil, Cilantro, Bloomsdale Long Standing Spinach, Parris Island Romaine Lettuce, and Evergreen Bunching Onion.SHOP NOW