How to remember where you planted your seeds: easy & free weatherproof plant labels

I used to always forget where I planted my seeds and even if I remembered where I planted them, I’d forget what type they were.

Until I discovered this cool method. It works well with seeds that come with their own little zip-lock bag but if they don’t, you find zip lock bags being turfed all over the place nowadays. I get mine 2nd hand, from my colleagues at work.

What you do is carefully removed the little zip lock bag from the paper seed packet.

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This method is child’s play! (if that phrase means a kid will mess it up for you. Little miss has ripped the packet)

 

Sprinkle your seeds.

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Fold up the paper seed packet so it fits into the ziplock bag (or another one you scammed off a mate at work). Keep the important details facing out.

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Then I get a tent peg and impale it on that, to keep it off the ground and visible.

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The finished cos lettuce and carrot beds with 2 weatherproof labels ready to go!

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