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Fordhook Farm

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Fordhook FarmDoylestown, PA

At Fordhook Farm in Doylestown PA, the historical farm of the Burpee Company, we have a diversity of gardens; mature woodlots with understory shade Perennial gardens, full sun Annual and Perennial gardens, Ornamental gardens with sun and shade, Container gardens, and of course, Vegetable gardens in field rows and in raised beds.  Read more about Fordhook Farm.

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  • While most seeds need to be ‘in the dark’ to germinate, that is covered with starting medium indoors or soil outdoors, there are some that require light to germinate and should not be covered. The best resource is the information given on the seed packet. Listed are some of the most common light-loving seeds.

    • Celery
    • Garden Cress
    • Lettuce
    • Mustard
    • Ageratum
    • Begonia
    • Browalia
    • Coleus
    • Columbine
    • Foxglove
    • Impatiens
    • Lobelia
    • Petunia
    • Poppy
    • Primrose
    • Rose Moss
    • Shasta Daisy
    • Snapdragon
    • Strawflower