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Asked March 11, 2017, 2:41 PM EST

what seeds require light to germinate , peppers , tomato , melons are what I am starting ?

Martin County Minnesota starting seeds indoors seed germination

1 Response

Some plants (such as petunias and impatiens) must have light to germinate, but most do not. The seed packets will tell you individual requirements. Generally speaking, melons, tomatoes and peppers do not need light to germinate. Here is a good list:
https://content.ces.ncsu.edu/starting-plants-from-seeds