Some images from our seed saving exploits:
|Some harvested seeds left to dry for a week before putting|
in labelled envelopes.
|The good doctor JO teasing seeds |
from their pods ....
|Here he is again ... a nice peaceful contrast to the|
heaving of buckets of clay earth into the house for
|Two wwoofers ... they spent quite some time in |
the garden saving seed .... it can take some time!!
|We left a couple of radish plants to go to seed.|
After harvesting, they were left to dry in the sun
before taking the seed out of the pods.
|Seed pods of 'Cresson Alénoise' before being|
|We have collected huge amounts of fennel seed|
which will be great for replanting, swapping
and for cooking ......
|Marigolds or 'soucis' have been great - they self|
seed freely everywhere and their petals have brightened
up our salads ... collecting the seed is really easy
and we now have prolific amounts ....
|Have managed to collect loads of chard seed -|
it's one of the easier ones ......