Mystery Seeds

atravers(zone 5)August 13, 2004

Could someone help identify these seeds for me? I know I picked them but I forgot what plant they're from. Obviously doing too much seed saving lately :)

Thanks in advance.

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bakemom_gw(z6 Central Ohio)

Some sort of penstemmon?

    Bookmark   October 23, 2004 at 5:01PM
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abgardeneer(Z3, Calgary)

Certainly not penstemon. The seed capsules of penstemon are hard and woody, oval, and arranged in opposite fashion up the stem. Each capsule is divided in half; each half comes to a sharp point, often with a curve at the tip.

    Bookmark   December 16, 2004 at 9:49AM
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Looks like foxglove seed and pods.

    Bookmark   May 16, 2005 at 9:17PM
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Looks like petunia to me.

    Bookmark   July 18, 2005 at 10:19PM
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darlene87(z7 Wa)

Oh, the woes of us seed savers. Gathering, and forgetting to label, thinking we will do so later. Most of us have done that. Does not look like foxglove to me, I gather those all the time. Also does not look like petunia. Maybe Trudi from the site can help you on that one.

    Bookmark   June 24, 2007 at 4:00AM
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