Tag: saving seeds

Stamped Medallion Seed Bombs l An easy DIY for clay seed balls l Fun for the kids! l Homestead Lady (.com)

Stamped Medallion Seed Bombs

Stamped Medallion Seed Bombs l An easy DIY for clay seed balls l Fun for the kids! l Homestead Lady (.com)Whether you’re into guerrilla gardening or just need a great Mother’s Day gift, these clay seed bombs are an easy DIY.  This is also a fun family or school project.  The kids love the big mess they can make and you can enjoy the great conversations you will have about the importance of growing your own food and planting flowers for the bees. Continue reading “Stamped Medallion Seed Bombs”

The Harvest Perennial Flowers l Petals, roots and seeds to harvest l Homestead Lady (.com)

The Harvest: Perennial Flowers

The Harvest Perennial Flowers l Petals, roots and seeds to harvest l Homestead Lady (.com)Wondering what to do with your perennial flowers this time of year – flowers, seed pods, roots!  Here are a few flowering favorites and how to make the most of your perennials this fall. Continue reading “The Harvest: Perennial Flowers”

How to save tomato seeds

How to save tomato seeds - www.homesteadlady.comTomato seeds!!  I love tomato seeds; opening up a new packet, full of possibilities, and having the little buggers fall out into your palm, all round-ish and sweet and promising to produce miracles in your garden.  I love tomato seedlings, too; dependably popping up in your seed starting trays and even though there’s still icy spring weather outside, you can run your hands over them and they smell like summer.  And you know, you just know, summer is coming.  Here’s how you can preserve that harvest for next year’s garden by learning how to save tomato seeds. Continue reading “How to save tomato seeds”