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Re: Glaucidium fresh seed question

Hi Kitty,

Yes, I'd like to try some of each.  Could you include some planting
information with the seeds, please?  It'd be greatly appreciated.

Still haven't dug the peonies, have managed to do just about everything but.
This weekend I'm going to Southern KS, just about 20 miles North of
Jesse-land(Oklahoma) to see the kid who is attending college in a small town
called Winfield.

Thanks in advance.  Rich
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Kitty" <kmrsy@comcast.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Tuesday, September 14, 2004 6:38 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Glaucidium fresh seed question

> Thanks so much Gene.  I'm going to try some myself.  Anyone else want some
> Glaucidium seed?  This is a peony relative from Japan with gorgeous
> I also have some Fritillaria radeanna seed (like F imperialis but pale
> yellow flowers, no bad smell, a tad shorter) if any one wants that.
> Kitty
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Gene Bush" <genebush@otherside.com>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Sent: Tuesday, September 14, 2004 6:17 AM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Glaucidium fresh seed question
> > Well, Kitty
> >     If the seeds are tan or brown paper-ery with the bump in the middle,
> > they I would not worry about rot. Just keep them dry between a piece of
> > paper towel and mail in the padded envelope so they do not get crushed
> > the postal service canceling and sorting machines. Have your friend go
> > and sew as soon as she can. They will do best if not allow to freeze
> > they have been sown and moistened. Cool... below 40 degrees over winter,
> but
> > not freezing.
> >     Gene E. Bush
> > Munchkin Nursery & Gardens, llc
> > www.munchkinnursery.com
> > genebush@munchkinnursery.com
> > Zone 6/5  Southern Indiana
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Kitty" <kmrsy@comcast.net>
> > > Gene, or anyone,
> > > My Glaucidium seed pods were just beginning to crack open so I
> > > them.  This is one of those seeds that needs to be sown fresh.  I do
> still
> > > lay it out to dry, though, don't I?  I plan to send some to a friend
> > > Canada and I don't want them to rot on the way, but I want her to get
> them
> > > as fresh as possible.  So what is the procedure for harvested seed
> > > needs to be fresh as possible for sowing but is being mailed?
> > >
> > > Kitty
> >
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