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Seed Germination: Sowing present season marigold seeds

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Mojoquilter
Wichita, KS
(Zone 6a)

June 19, 2009
10:33 PM

Post #6712203

the marigolds I bought a few months ago have started to wither their first blooms. I've collected the drying flower heads to save the seeds. Can I sow these seeds now to have some Fall/Autumn sets come up or do they need to be stored until next spring?

This message was edited Jun 19, 2009 5:34 PM
Pagancat
(Sheryl) Gainesboro, TN
(Zone 6b)

June 30, 2009
11:18 PM

Post #6760561

I've thrown this question around in my head for a few days now... short of not being ripe, I can't see why not, but then ... if seeds were all good immediately, then there wouldn't be seeds for next spring, right? I know that some seeds will need temp changes etc. in order to germinate, but I don't think marigolds are one of them.

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