Asked by: Hiram Chevrier
asked in category: General Last Updated: 5th April, 2020

How many seeds do I put in each hole?

Like most things in gardening, there are always exceptions to this rule of 2-3 seeds per hole. If you're planting large seeds like cucumbers, melons, or pumpkins, you should only use one seed per hole. However, you can still plant seeds close together and then thin them out once they've established themselves.

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Considering this, how many seeds should you put in each cell?

In general, two to three seeds should be planted per hole. Seeds do not have 100% germination rates, so not every seed planted will sprout. Overseeding holes, cells, or pots will help ensure that the number of plants you desire will grow (or more!).

Similarly, how many seeds are in a strawberry Hole? Personally, I never had any problems with seeds without this 'treatment' - maybe I will make a such test, but till then I will be using my strawberry seeds as usual. Seeds are taken between fingers (just as salt) and than one should try to sow 4-5 seeds per potting hole.

Likewise, people ask, how many chive seeds are in a hole?

Planting Chive Seeds Place one seed in each hole, and gently but firmly press down with your fingers so that the soil packs around the seed, displacing any air.

How many carrot seeds do you plant per hole?

Then put 2-3 seeds in each hole. Gently cover them up and water. A note about planting the right number of seeds–if the seeds are small, you just need to pinch a few between your thumb and forefinger, drop them in, and call it good. I can never get just 3 carrot seeds.

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