Understanding Seed Catalogs

November 1, 2010

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Vegetable seed packets for planting your garden

Home gardeners know it’s time for the arrival of seed catalogs. Here are three quick tips to help make sense of them:

• Find out what zone you live in and determine which plants will grow best in your area.

• Decipher the lingo: For example, disease tolerance and disease resistance mean two different things.

• Learn which plants need to be replanted each year (annuals) and which ones remain year round (perennials).

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