Luck with salad mixes?

Rio_GrandeJuly 11, 2013

Does anyone have bad luck with salad mixes? I have planted 3 different mixes this year. Only oak leaf came up in the first, nothing in the second and something I can't identify in the third. Where as if we plant individule such as summer crisp or black seeded Simpson we get almost 100% germination rate.

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myfamilysfarm

I used to plant different varieties, instead of buying premixed mixes.

    Bookmark   July 12, 2013 at 12:46PM
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2ajsmama

Direct-seeding didn't work for me this year but I don't know if it was me or the weather or the mix. I'd have to try flats before I pass judgment but I think it's cheaper to buy bulk seed and mix your own.

    Bookmark   July 12, 2013 at 9:05PM
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