Flowers for northern gardens by Leon Snyder

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Care must be used to water the seedlings at regular intervals once they are removed from the plastic cover. I find it necessary to water once a day. When the seedlings develop their first true leaves, it is time to transplant them to individual containers or plant trays. This provides proper spacing to develop short stocky plants. A sharp, 28 Plant Culture pointed stick or "dibble" is used to open the planting holes and to firm the soil around the roots. The seedlings should be carefully lifted from the seed pot to avoid breaking the roots.

Rich. (Balsam or Touch-me-not Family) DESCRIPTION: A small family of 2 genera of dicotyledonous herbs or subshrubs, widely distributed, especially in the tropics and subtropics of Asia and 44 Plant Families Africa; stems usually succulent, often swollen at the nodes; leaves simple; flowers perfect, irregular, solitary or in axillary or terminal clusters; sepals 3, rarely 5, the upper 2 small, the lower one petaloid, asymmetrically funnelform, usually with a nectariferous spur; petals 5, the upper one flat or helmet-shaped, the lower 4 usually united in lateral pairs; stamens 5, alternating with the petals and united toward the top; ovary superior, 5-celled; fruit a 5-valved, elastically and explosively dehiscent capsule.

WEED CONTROL It is important to plant your flowers in weed-free soil. Annual weeds can be easily controlled by cultivation and hand weeding. The weeds must be killed before they become established, which means removing them while they are small seedlings. Large weeds are difficult to remove without injuring the flowering plants. A 32 Plant Culture preemergence weed killer can be used in the flower border to reduce the necessity for hand weeding. Dacthal is such a chemical. The soil must be weed free at the time of application and the plants must be well established.

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