Tag Archives: seed saving

Seed Saving – Simple Starter Tips

Simple Starter Tips Start With the Seeds: To grow good seed, you must plant good seed, look for heirloom varieties. Basic Biology: Insects and wind can cross-pollinate your plants. Isolate or keep distance between plants you want to collect seeds from. Watch Your Plants: Observation is important. Seeds ripen in mature plants, timing will vary depending on plant […]

Seed Saving Saturday

dried hot peppers: makes collecting the seeds a lot less painful  gorgeous sunflower pretty phenomenal that one seed can turn into so many more …. and this is only one of the heads that came one sunflower seed. seed saving is magical and addictive  last of the tomatoes into the bank for winter  pretty nice […]

summer in the seed garden

garden plan  basil is getting big & smelling great! Despite getting a late start in getting everything planted. things are growing like gang busters in the seed garden. i am trying to grow some exciting new things this season. growing five new types of lettuce for seed and working on an artichoke growing experiment. lots […]