The Basics of Heirloom Seeds


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The Basics of Heirloom Seeds

  1. 1. The Basics of Heirloom Seeds
  2. 2. What are heirloom seeds? Heirloom seeds are those that have been carefully saved by gardeners year after year, and have been passed down from generation to generation—just like an heirloom.
  3. 3. Heirloom seeds are a healthy choice of seeds because they are: Non-GMO – or not genetically modified in laboratories Non-Hybrid – or pure seeds that have not been crossbred with any type of plant to make sure they stay true to their original variety Open-Pollinated – the seeds come from plants that are pollinated through birds, bees and other natural means; this helps create more generations of the plants and prevents cross-pollination Pesticide-Free – they don’t contain any toxic chemicals that are harmful to your health
  4. 4. Heirloom seeds are meticulously selected by breeders for their superior genetic traits, such as quality, freshness and great taste.
  5. 5. This means when you sow an heirloom seed today, you can be sure to harvest only the best fruits and vegetables that your family deserves.
  6. 6. Heirloom seeds are also incredibly easy to grow. You can easily plant, sprout and nurture heirloom plants at home without being an expert.
  7. 7. Just follow the directions provided by your chosen brand and you’ll soon grow a fine garden that you can be proud of!
  8. 8. They're also very practical because they can provide a seed supply and food source for a lifetime.
  9. 9. Simply preserve the seeds that come from your harvests, store them in pickle jars, and you can use them for many decades to come. You can even save money because you won’t have to buy new seeds every season!
  10. 10. Lastly, heirloom seeds also function as emergency seeds because you can depend on them in times of crisis. All you have to do is sprout the seeds and you’ll be able to feed your family in any disastrous situation.
  11. 11. So those are the basics of heirloom seeds. Be sure not to miss out on these amazing benefits by ordering your very own pack today! Just remember to buy from a brand that offers several varieties along with a lifetime satisfaction guarantee. This way, you’re sure to get the best seeds for your garden.