Harvesting Seeds from Pretty Little Dianthus

This year I had three varieties of dianthus growing in my garden: Sweet William, Spangled Star and a Neon variety.  Like the daylily, once the bloom expires a pod behind the bloom begins to swell with seeds.  Allow the pod and stem to turn brown and dry out. The little pod will usually open at the top allowing you to pour out the seeds once you’ve carefully separated them from the plant.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Organic Gardening Made Easier with TOTER Composter – Black Gold On Wheels | Review

It may be cold and the garden is asleep BUT this is the perfect season to plan for and fantasize about what incredible plants and supremely useful tools you are

Secrets From The Insect World That’ll Make You Want To Hug A Bug

<blockquote id="mct_ai_excerpt"> If you're one of those people who thinks that insects and worms are nothing but icky, we're about to blow your mind. 1. When you get up close,

Harvesting Hardy Hosta Seeds

I was very curious to know how to start hosta from seed, but everywhere I read said that it was not commonly done since the seeds are not always produced.