Ways to get a particular plant that you want for your habitat garden: 1. purchase from a reputable grower or commercial nursery; 2. grow the plants from seeds; or 3. clone or divide new plants from established plants. Read on for the pros and cons of each of these options.
growing a plant from seed
What is a Seed?
Starting Plants from Seed
Sowing Your Seeds
new plants from exiting plants
Growing Plants from Cuttings
Creating Plants by Division
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