Gardening

Broadcast sowing


Broadcast sowing mainly concerns outdoor turf and virtually all seedlings under cover.

Other outdoor plants may exceptionally benefit from this type of seedling such as some annuals, but this is quite rare.

Outdoors, small spaces will prefer row sowing or pocket sowing.

  • To read: Avoid damping-off

Broadcast sowing technique

Distribute the seeds evenly over the soil using a forward motion of the arm.

Make sure that all parts of the land concerned are well sown.

Smart tip about broadcast sowing

If the gesture seems difficult to achieve, you can use a seed drill !

Video: Sowing Seeds in a No Till Garden (October 2020).