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Greenhouse Advice

Learn about propagating, or reproducing, plants from seeds, then get some tips for using containers to start the tender seeds.

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transplant the seedling
Photo 6 of 7A plastic knife or a pencil can be used to dig right next to the seedling.

Transplant the Seedling(6 of 7)

Pull and hold the seedling by the leaf, not the stem. Use the knife to make a new hole in a larger pot or garden bed and plant the seedling. Firm up the soil around the stem and be sure it sits at the same depth in the soil that it was during germination. Mist the seedling with water.

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