Why Do Carrot Seeds Look Different Than In 80’s?
I used to garden until I moved into a condo. I’m in a house again and seeds look more like candy than seeds. What’s up?
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
They are likely coated with nutrients, or fungicide to make them germinate better.
This is common practice with modern seeds. You can still find uncoated seeds, though.
This article will offer more information on growing carrots: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/carrot/how-to-grow-carrots.htm