Sowing under cover : all you need to know


Sowing under cover is intended for all sowings that take place before April. It would still be too early to sow outdoors and your crops could freeze…

Sowing technique under cover

  • Choose a place with a temperature higher than 10 / 12° and preferably around 15°.
    This place should be bright, preferably in a greenhouse, but the proximity of a window may be sufficient.
  • Take a special seedbed compost with perlite to promote drainage and aeration.
  • Then sow your seeds according to the method of terrine seedling .

Clever advice for sowing under cover

  • A sowing under cover should ideally have 12 hours of light per day!