Getting my garden started on the right foot makes the rest of the season simply work smoothly, but it also gives me a jumpstart on the growing season with a spring harvest. The key for me is starting my plants in my indoor system. In this second installment of Indoor Gardening, I show you how to get your seedlings off to a healthy start.

Grist relies on the support of generous readers like you. Donate today to keep our climate news free. All donations matched!

Can’t get enough of Patti Moreno’s great advice? There’s a lot more where this came from. Check it out.

Grist thanks its sponsors. Become one.