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Platycodon (Balloon Flower)

Posted by Chrissy1983 z10 FL (My Page) on
Tue, Jul 12, 05 at 21:55

Hi everyone,
I was wondering if anyone knew how to save Platycodon (Balloon Flower) seeds from the plant?

Thanks For Your Time
Christine


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RE: Platycodon (Balloon Flower)

Hello,
Its very easy.
After the flower fades there will develop a seed pod.
Leave them alone till they dry on the plant.
Its easy as that.
Hope this helps
Cathy


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RE: Platycodon (Balloon Flower)

Just be patient. The pod will start to open and then you know they are ready. It's a lot of fun to collect seeds from platy.


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RE: Platycodon (Balloon Flower)

I'm so glad I happened upon this! I love my platys, and they seem to have stopped blooming. Can't wait to find and sow some seeds!


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