Signs of Life: Seeds Sprouting!

There's something really satisfying about seeing your seeds sprout! One day there's just soil, and then all of a sudden there's a tiny plant poking out.

After a long four weeks of waiting, all 8 delphiniums have finally sprouted. Some were earlier than others. Here's one of the bigger ones:

Of the plants I started at the eight weeks till last frost mark, the alyssum was the first to sprout:

Just yesterday the basil popped up:

A teeny tiny chive:

If you look closely, you can see the doubled over, blue-green stems of two Roma tomato plants:

Still to make their grand entrance are the peppers, cherry tomatoes, eggplant, rosemary, catnip, and parsley. This weekend I'll be starting marigolds, scabiosa, and impatiens.

1 comment:

  1. Glad I'm not the only one who's gaga over the teeny tiny sprouts captured the second they break through the soil! It's so exciting, isn't it?