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saving spinach seed

I grow spinach (Spinacia oleracea) every year.  It’s an excellent cool season crop, to be grown either in the early spring or fall.  Often, if I have spinach in the ground in the fall, it will regrow from the same plants in the spring.  526 more words


Bean there, done that.

A few weeks ago I ordered the bulk of my seeds for next year. This is very early – I don’t normally get my seeds until Christmas time but this year the excitement of going through all those new seed packets got the better of me and I cracked. 973 more words


Seed Connetions 2014 Conference!

One month from today we will be in the middle of Seed Connections 2014.

If you work with seed or want to know anything about seeds, you should not miss this event. 143 more words

Organic Open-Pollinated Seeds

Saving Seed

I never set out to save seed when I began gardening. It didn’t even cross my mind until a couple of years ago when I let the green beans go after growing weary of the constant picking. 444 more words

Seed: To Save or Not To Save, That Is the Question

In my garden, I save seeds from certain plants every year and for others, I leave the seed for the birds. Seed saving is a great idea but whether or not you… 1,094 more words


The Time For Seeds

In the spring we enjoy the wonderful blooms of the woodland peonies. In the fall, we are amazed by the brilliance of their seeds and seed pods. 43 more words

Life At Fernwood

Seed Saving Workshop Sign Up

Our seeds are ready to harvest for the 2015 growing season!  Saving the seeds that come from your garden should be an integral part of your gardening experience.   147 more words