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Help Your Seedlings Transition Outdoors Before You Transplant by Hardening Off

Q&A_ Hardening Off
Q: Is there anything special I need to do before I transplant the seedlings that I started indoors outside??

A: It’s important to get your baby plants accustomed to the outdoor environment before you transplant them outdoors. “Hardening them off” will help them do better when you transplant them and will keep them from going through shock when transplanting your seedlings.

How to Harden Off