Collecting Seeds from Double Impatiens

millieon(zone 6a)August 29, 2006

Hi All. Do Double Impatiens set seeds and how can they be collected?

BTW I tried the pinch and poke method and was not successful the first try then tried again and no problem.

Next time have to start earlier.

Thanks.

Millie

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MrImpatiens(Zone 9 CA)

From what I have gathered in my communication with the breeding companies.... No you cant. Funny thing is you can buy seeds of doubles but they dont seem to set seed. I was told they have no reproductive organs.

    Bookmark   August 30, 2006 at 9:54PM
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millieon(zone 6a)

Thank you for responding will overwinter one in the house.

    Bookmark   August 31, 2006 at 7:45AM
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