Seeds of Desert four o'clock??

milenka(6)September 23, 2008

I have this beautiful Desert four o'clock and I just don't know how to find the seeds , please help!

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remy_gw

Hi Milenka,
They form at the base of where the flower was. In the sepals(the green petal base of the flower), a seed forms. they will turn black and then they are ripe. They look like tiny hand grenades. If you leave them too long, they fall out, so it is best to check them every day or two this time of year to collect as many seeds as possible.
Remy

    Bookmark   September 23, 2008 at 8:05PM
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floodthelast(5 N. OH)

If you see one starting to turn from green to black they are usually all black and ready the next day.

    Bookmark   September 23, 2008 at 9:49PM
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milenka(6)

THANKS!!! :))

    Bookmark   September 25, 2008 at 10:42AM
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