The Q&A Archives: Saving Seeds

Question: How do I save seeds from tomatoes; I have an old variety.

Answer: A method for saving Tomato seeds that I have used many times is:<br>1-Select your best very ripe tomatoes<br>2-Quarter the tomatoes<br>3-Place in a glass wide-mouth container<br> such as a bowl.<br>4-Add water to cover<br>5-Allow to soak 3 days in warm place.<br> The seed will separate from the pulp.<br>6-Pour contents of bowl onto a wire<br> screen.<br>7-Remove the pulp<br>8-Allow seed to dry in a shaded area<br>9-After seed are dry, place in an<br> airtight container.<br><br> <br> <br>

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