Return to the Growing from Seed Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
gathering clarkia seeds

Posted by happygirl-gardener 9-hot Sac, Ca (My Page) on
Sun, Jun 6, 10 at 13:15

I planted some mixed seed and a clarkia palnt came up. I would like to gather and replant the seeds. Any help on what the seeds look like would help. Thanks, Happy Girl


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: gathering clarkia seeds

The seed pods will be where the flower was. It is an oblong pod with many tiny seeds inside. Wait until the pod turns brown and starts to open Then collect the pods in a container. If you do it before this you will get immature seed that won't sprout. Stick your thumbnail in the opening and peel it back. Do this over a piece of white paper so you catch the seed.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Growing from Seed Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here