Gardening

Marigolds and seed saving

It was a glorious Autumn day on Saturday, perfect for pottering in the garden, harvesting the last few of the vegetables, and pulling up the summer vegetable garden. While pulling out the marigolds I noticed they were laden with thousands of seeds. Elijah and I sat on the lawn together and harvested… …and harvested. Until we had a bag filled with thousands of seeds. Some of these seeds will be planted in punnets in the green house in late winter, ready to plant with the tomatoes  ...

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