Mint *should* be really easy to germinate... how long since you sowed
it? I'd wait about 3 weeks or so before giving up. Maybe you bought
The only other thing I can think of is that you covered them with too
much soil... a very light layer should be plenty.
Also note that mint can be an invasive pest; don't plant it in
uncontained spaces outside!!
> Hello, i'm not sure if I have the right newsgroup here, but its
> the only one I could find.
>> I am growing Basil, Thyme, Tomatoes, Nasturtiums, Habanero peppers
> under a
> 1000w metal halide light, indoors of course.
> No problems sprouting on these mentioned above, but I can not get the
> or Spearmint to take. Beats me... any suggestions would be greatly
> appreciated, as I am a new grower, and there is not much info on
> growing under lights available on the net. (or, that I have found)
>> Thanks in Advance!