rosatiree
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Planting pressed flowers

Hello,

After pressing/ drying wildflowers is it possible to plant them? To encourage wildlife in my back garden

Many thanks,
Rosa

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Re: Planting pressed flowers

Not unless they were seed heads.... then the seeds might grow.

One year, my kids and I made home made valentine cards out of wildflower seeds sandwiched between two layers of crepe paper and also by incorporating seeds in the pulp for home made paper. The cards were meant to be planted in the recipients garden.
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Re: Planting pressed flowers

Thats a great idea applestar! I think I am going to use that in my classes this year!
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Re: Planting pressed flowers

Rosatriee keep coming back here you will learn a lot from the people here.
I like it Applestar.
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