Does a seed need the sun to grow?

Answer In a way, yes. Some seeds germinate only when covered with soil, but the actual triggering mechanism depends on the wavelength of light reaching the seed. Seeds that germinate in "darkness" require... Read More »

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How long does a sunflower seed need to grow?

Depending on which variety of sunflower you're growing, it can take between 70 to 90 days for a sunflower to grow fully and reach maturity. Some varieties of sunflower can grow up to 20 feet tall.S... Read More »

How big does the mustard seed grow?

In the first century, it was said that a mustard seed grew to the size of a rider mounted upon his horse. About 10 ft. tall.what is the mustard seed growing process

Amaryllis have seed pods...when and how do i harvest them how hard are they to grow from seed?

It seems easy enough... but the seeds need to be planted soon after the capsule matures and opens. If you delay, the seeds may die. As the flower fades, the pod at the base of the flower will swel... Read More »

Does wheat seed die in order to grow?

Wheat seed does not have to die in order to grow; this issue likely stems from a literal interpretation of a Bible verse in 1 Corinthians 15:36. The verse says wheat must die in order to come to li... Read More »