Sowing seeds is something that some gardeners avoid, but it's easy when you know how. You just need to give seeds the right conditions, and they'll germinate.
Germination is triggered by the correct combination of light levels, temperature and moisture – get these right, and the seed will start to grow. Read our seed sowing tips for more advice.
We show you when and where to sow all kinds of seeds, indoors and outdoors, in this sowing guide.