How to Grow Medjool Dates From Seed?

Answer Medjool is a cultivar of the date palm, known botanically as Phoenix dactylifera, that produce large, soft flesh and sweet fruits. Native to Morocco, Medjool dates are now one of the world's most p... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Grow Medjool Dates From Seed

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 »

What is a medjool date?

Once reserved for royalty, the medjool date is considered to be the most succulent date available. A box of them makes a delightful gift, and a platter of dates as an appetizer will please guests w... Read More »

How to: Pollination of the Medjool Date Tree?

Date palms, or Phoenix dactylifera, are a species of palm tree widely cultivated across the Middle East for their sweet, fleshy fruit. Several cultivars exist, including one with exceptionally larg... Read More »

Does a seed need the sun to grow?

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 »