Gardening


The Real Deal On Native Versus Invasive Plants

The Real Deal On Native Versus Invasive Plants

Bentley Seeds seeds comprise both native and naturalized plant species. If you have any questions about any of the plant species represented in our mixes, we encourage you to check with your local county cooperative extension service or conservation district to verify...
Starting Plants Indoors From Seed

Starting Plants Indoors From Seed

Except perhaps for those who reside in the northernmost reaches of the country, gardeners welcome the New Year’s lengthening days in eager anticipation of the spring planting season. While spring doesn’t officially start until March 20 in the Northern Hemisphere, if...
Effective Weed Control in the Garden

Effective Weed Control in the Garden

Let’s face it, weeds don’t have a good reputation—with good reason. Though some of them are quite attractive, they generally don’t behave well, showing up uninvited, stealing resources from your specimen plants, and quickly taking over the garden. Experienced...
Heirloom Seeds and Their Historical Significance

Heirloom Seeds and Their Historical Significance

It’s never too soon to start thinking about the spring planting season. Depending on the region of the country where you live, it may only be a matter of months before you can start growing vegetable plants indoors from seed for harvest next summer. In the meantime,...