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Saving seeds

But sometimes we miss a ripening pod – and the seed spills  – poor photo. but see the shiny black seeds in the grit…But all is not lost – see…

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Saving seeds

Various pods ripening and shedding seeds in plastic food containers.

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Saving seed

Nylon hose for smaller seed saving and two methods of keeping stems in water whilst seed pods ripen.

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Saving seeds

Netted pods at various stages of development.

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Saving seed

There has been some discussion about seed saving in recent postings and I respond late – this is my seed bench at present. Some pods on growing plants in  pots are in…

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Another 4Y-P from the fridge

Another flower in the 4Y-P range – good colour and form but slightly small – why is there always a ‘but’?? I guess it’s just to tease us to keep…

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