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Posted by simsedward (My Page) on
Tue, Aug 21, 12 at 14:51

I am trying to dry out some poblano seeds for next season...just the same way I do every other pepper..scraping them out and placing them on a paper plate. They keep turning brown and they look horrible. Is this characteristic of Poblano? Will they still sprout?

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RE: Seeds

My guess would be no. Poblano seeds I have purchased look just like most any other pepper seed.

Are the peppers you are taking the seeds from red?

Maybe you could wash / sanitize the seeds before drying?

RE: Seeds

Nope! i thought they stayed green...haven't picked a red one yet..I guess that explains my gaff!

RE: Seeds

It takes them forever to turn red, but, they will eventually - assuming you don't run out of gardening season. :-)

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