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Name: Harold Bagdonas
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HalB
Oct 8, 2016 8:14 AM CST
I have collected and dried seed pods from cali lily and want to plant them. My question is, do I break the pod and plant each seed or do I plant the whole pod intact?





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CarolineScott
Oct 8, 2016 8:16 AM CST
I would take the seeds out of the pod.
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Oct 8, 2016 7:28 PM CST
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I agree with planting the individual seeds Smiling
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DaisyI
Oct 8, 2016 8:21 PM CST
I think this is a repeat thread.
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Oct 8, 2016 9:36 PM CST

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sort of Daisy, just an added image. nodding
The thread "Germinating Calla Lily seeds" in Ask a Question forum
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