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Now Sowing: Chiltepines Now Sowing: Chiltepines

By PimaLib_BetsyL
Want to grow hot peppers? February 15–March 15, or the whole month of July, are the planting sweet spots.
Want to grow hot peppers? February 15–March 15, or the whole month of July, are the planting sweet spots.
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These flowers actually do well in the summer months! Check out some seeds, sow, grow and return some seeds to the library if you can.
These flowers actually do well in the summer months! Check out some seeds, sow, grow and return some seeds to the library if you can.
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Now Sowing: Sunflowers (Feb-Aug) Now Sowing: Sunflowers (Feb-Aug)

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
It's Sunflower Season! Did you know sunflowers are one of the fastest growing flowers in the world? That big flower is actually surrounding…
It's Sunflower Season! Did you know sunflowers are one of the fastest growing flowers in the world? That big flower is actually surrounding…
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Now Sowing: Pumpkins Now Sowing: Pumpkins

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
It was just Easter, not Halloween, but it's time to plant PUMPKINS. We've got lots of seeds in the system - check 'em out!
It was just Easter, not Halloween, but it's time to plant PUMPKINS. We've got lots of seeds in the system - check 'em out!
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Now Sowing: Radishes (Jan~Mar, Aug~Nov) Now Sowing: Radishes (Jan~Mar, Aug~Nov)

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
Radish seeds in the catalogCommon Name:  Radish (Raphanus sativus)Seed Saving Level: Advanced ~ Radishes are insect-pollinated plants that …
Radish seeds in the catalogCommon Name:  Radish (Raphanus sativus)Seed Saving Level: Advanced ~ Radishes are insect-pollinated plants that …
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Plant Your Monsoon Garden Plant Your Monsoon Garden

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
The rains have started early this year, and it’s time to plant your Monsoon Garden! You might try the Three Sisters (corn, beans and squash…
The rains have started early this year, and it’s time to plant your Monsoon Garden! You might try the Three Sisters (corn, beans and squash…
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Now Sowing: Beans! Now Sowing: Beans!

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
Time to plant common beans! They're grouped by growth habit (bush, runner, pole beans) and the way they’re consumed: dry, snap or shelling.
Time to plant common beans! They're grouped by growth habit (bush, runner, pole beans) and the way they’re consumed: dry, snap or shelling.
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Now Sowing: Tomatoes Now Sowing: Tomatoes

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
Common Name: Tomato (Lycopersicon lycopersicum). Seed Saving Level: Easy.
Common Name: Tomato (Lycopersicon lycopersicum). Seed Saving Level: Easy.
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Now Sowing: Cauliflower (Seeds inside: J… Now Sowing: Cauliflower (Seeds inside: J…

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
Common Name: Cauliflower (Brassica Oleracea) Seed Saving Level: Advanced, may cross with other B. Oleracea …
Common Name: Cauliflower (Brassica Oleracea) Seed Saving Level: Advanced, may cross with other B. Oleracea …
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Now Sowing: Cabbage ~ Seeds: Aug-Nov / P… Now Sowing: Cabbage ~ Seeds: Aug-Nov / P…

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
Get your cabbage seeds growing indoors and learn how to make Estonian Cabbage Rolls!
Get your cabbage seeds growing indoors and learn how to make Estonian Cabbage Rolls!
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Now Sowing: Broccoli (Seeds inside: July… Now Sowing: Broccoli (Seeds inside: July…

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
Common Name: Broccoli (Brassica oleracea) Seed Saving Level: Advanced ~ May cross with other B. Oleracea member…
Common Name: Broccoli (Brassica oleracea) Seed Saving Level: Advanced ~ May cross with other B. Oleracea member…
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Now Sowing: Basil (March ~ Aug) Now Sowing: Basil (March ~ Aug)

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
Basil seeds in catalog: Common Name: Basil (Ocimum Basilicum)  Seed Saving Level: Advanced Planting:  Basil likes 6-8 hrs of sunlight and well-drained soil. Plant seeds and seedlings 6-10” apart, cover with …
Basil seeds in catalog: Common Name: Basil (Ocimum Basilicum)  Seed Saving Level: Advanced Planting:  Basil likes 6-8 hrs of sunlig…
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Now Sowing: Peppers Now Sowing: Peppers

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
Sweet bell peppers can make your dish even better! Pick up your seeds today.
Sweet bell peppers can make your dish even better! Pick up your seeds today.
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Now Sowing: Eggplant Now Sowing: Eggplant

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
Use your library card to check out some eggplant seeds. We have plenty to share!
Use your library card to check out some eggplant seeds. We have plenty to share!
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Three Sisters Planting Three Sisters Planting

By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
Three Sisters planting refers to a 5000-year-old method of mixed-crop gardening by American Indigenous cultures.  The three sisters - maize (corn), beans and squash - are incorporated into many different …
Three Sisters planting refers to a 5000-year-old method of mixed-crop gardening by American Indigenous cultures.  The three sisters - maize (corn),…
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