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Types of Seeds: Heirloom, Hybrid, and Open-Pollinated Seeds

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Nov 8, 2020 • 3 min read

Choosing the right type of seeds for your garden requires more than simply knowing the type of plant you want to grow. Heirloom seeds, open-pollinated seeds, and hybrid seeds all have pros and cons depending on your specific needs.