How to get seed from Impatiens

tom8olvr(Z5 MA)July 30, 2008

I thought it would be helpful to someone interested in harvesting

seed from their imps to see this:

Seed pod:

Seed pod:

If the seed pod is ready it'll pop like this:

this is the inside contents of the pod:

Dark spots are your seed:

Hope this helps anyone interested in saving seed!!


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Oh my gosh-how awesome of you to do this! This really helped me to recognize the pods. Thank you so much!

    Bookmark   August 6, 2008 at 8:56PM
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meadowgarden(zone 6 NY Longisland)

thanks for your help. I had no idea!! You just saved me some $$$.. :)

    Bookmark   August 8, 2008 at 10:57AM
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