It’s always a gratifying surprise to watch seedlings come up, each shoot the embodiment of optimism. These Aprile pomodorini seedlings are from seeds saved last fall.
Differing germination rates for fennel and leeks: the Finale fennel (top left) germinated before the Perfection (bottom left); the King Richard leeks (top right) before the King Sieg (bottom right).
Fennel, leeks and tomatos seedlings (left), the celeriac not yet showing; Finale fennel seedlings (right).
King Richard seedlings (left); King Sieg seedlings (right).