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Judy Spooner Viewpoint: Get a jump on spring with seeds in snowbank

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A year ago, a Washington County certified master gardener told me that I could grow bedding plants in a snowbank. This sounded crazy but I followed her directions, supplemented by information on the Internet, and it worked.


It turned out that she was of sane mind, and by planting time, I had plants ready to put in my garden that I grew myself. It's called "winter sowing."

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Judy Spooner
Judy Spooner is the longest-serving staff writer at the South Washington County Bulletin. Spooner, who covers education and features in addition to writing a weekly column, has been with the newspaper for over 30 years.
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