Germinated seeds are very small seedlings. In this case there is no doubt if the seeds are good or not. Some seeds require special treatment and that work has been done. You have to handle them with care as they come right out of the germination container. However seedlings of succulents are in general very strong. Each item contains a number of seedlings. You will find that number in the description of the product. The price of the product depends on the price of the seeds, the germination percentage, the amount of time to raise them so far and the amount of work that is involved per specie.