How do i harvest plant seed?

Answer TimingWait for the seeds to mature before harvesting. Non-mature seeds are not viable and will therefore fail to germinate. A good measure of maturity is when the seedpod changes color and becomes ... Read More »

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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 »

How do I Harvest Amaranth Seed?

The Incas and Aztecs first cultivated amaranth seed for use as a food crop, cash crop and in human sacrifice ceremonies, according to Oregon State University. The Spanish Conquistadors decided to b... Read More »

Marigold Seed Harvest?

With their sunny flowers and easy care, marigolds (Tagetes sp.) make their way into many gardens year after year. Besides having attractive blooms, marigolds also repel many vegetable garden pests.... Read More »

How to Harvest Sweet Pea Seed Pods?

Sweet pea flowersThis article relates to the harvesting and salvaging of seeds from Sweet Peas. This method can be used for annual as well as perennial sweet peas.