Back to basics with seeds! Don't let past failures put you off - read our refresher course on seed sowing for growing success!
Chose good quality seeds from a reputable supplier - preferably organic. Store your seeds in a cool, dark, dry place for best results. Remember to read the instructions on the back of the packet regarding sowing dates. Keep an eye on the use by dates of your seeds - most will keep for several years but there are exceptions as the following list shows:
Viability of common veg seeds -
1 year - onions, parsnips, parsley,