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Angelica giga seeds

Posted by hibiscusfan zone 5/6NW Ohio (mrbass@bright.net) on
Fri, Jan 22, 10 at 14:11

Can anyone tell me how long Angelica giga seeds will keep? I heard that they won't keep longer than a year. I have some from 07 or 08 not sure they will be any good. Thanks


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RE: Angelica giga seeds

  • Posted by remy 6WNY (My Page) on
    Sat, Jan 23, 10 at 14:00

Hi Hibiscusfan,
Angelica seed is know for being short on viability. I would say the 07 is a definite no go. 08 might sprout. I've had seeds of short viability plants that supposedly should not of sprouted after a year sprout.
It won't hurt to try. You can winter sow a pot outside. If you get no sprouts, you won't be too disappointed, and you can still use the potting soil for something else. : )
Remy


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