hairy jack in the pulpit seeds?

garden_love(4)February 28, 2013

I just received some seeds that are supposed to be jack in the pulpit. They are really hairy. is this normal? The hair comes right off with little effort.

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adidas(6/7)

Is the "hair" a fungal growth maybe? JIP seeds are red until they are cleaned and then they are whitish balls...like small pearls.

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Here is a link that might be useful: jack in pulpit seeds

    Bookmark   March 1, 2013 at 3:16PM
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garden_love(4)

It doesnt look like any fungal growth i have ever seen. it looks like it has been wrapped in a very soft and long dog hair of sorts. like i said, i can take the hair off as it comes off very easy. its not stuck on the seed its self.

    Bookmark   March 7, 2013 at 10:59AM
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