jonhumphries
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Joined: Sun Jun 11, 2006 9:13 pm
Location: yorba linda california

Seed Collecting

Hi,
I'm new to gardening and while my garden is thriving right now Id like to know approx when and how to collect seeds for next year. Im sure that techniques are fairly plant specific but if you have any general tips as well this would be great!
Im currently helping the following to grow:
Edamame
Morning Glories
Chamomile
Echinecha purple coneflower
Hibiscus
Serrano peppers
Jalapeno peppers
Basil
and then I also have about a dozen different flowers mostly perenials I believe.
Thanks :D

peachguy
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Joined: Fri Mar 31, 2006 2:01 am
Location: Ontario

Now i don't know if this applies to every one of you plants but i do know it does aplly for th morning glories. You let the seed capsule grow and dry out then pick it off and separte the capsule from the seeds.

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