How to Transplant a Seedling

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How to Transplant a Seedling
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Mix potting soil with water until moist then make sure there are no clumps.

Mix potting soil with water until moist then make sure there are no clumps.

2
Loosely fill 4" inch pot with soil to the top of the pot. Make a spot for the seedling in the center of the soil about 1/2"- 1" deep.

Loosely fill 4" inch pot with soil to the top of the pot. Make a spot for the seedling in the center of the soil about 1/2"- 1" deep.

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3
Choose a seedling that has at least 1 set of true leaves.

Choose a seedling that has at least 1 set of true leaves.

4
Carefully uproot the seedling without breaking the roots.

Carefully uproot the seedling without breaking the roots.

5
Gently separate each plant from the others.

Gently separate each plant from the others.

6
Gently separate soil from roots.

Gently separate soil from roots.

7
Insert seedling in the 4" pot by holding the leaves not the stem.

Insert seedling in the 4" pot by holding the leaves not the stem.

8
Cover the roots with soil- don't bury the stem too deep.

Cover the roots with soil- don't bury the stem too deep.

9
Keep the plants out of direct sunlight for at least 24 hours.

Keep the plants out of direct sunlight for at least 24 hours.

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