Some seeds may be in short supply for spring planting

Sunday, February 7, 2010
Trisha Curry, nursery department manager at Lowe's Home Improvement in Sikeston, shows some of this year's popular vegetable seeds for gardening in Southeast Missouri. Leonna Heuring, Staff

SIKESTON -- Experts say those planning to plant a garden this spring should be able to plant the vegetables they want, but if they want a specific variety, they may want to purchase those seeds now.

A poor growing season and increased orders from Europe could make it difficult for home gardeners to get seeds for the most popular cucumber variety and some vegetables this spring.

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