I started storing pollen because of my frustration with incessant
spring rains ruining pollen at critical time.
If you strip the pollen with a Q Tip, all you get is fluffy, dry
I load both ends and wind up in spring with pollen-on-a-stick, very
quick and handy with my stubby fingers, poor hand-eye coordination
and limited close vision.
I don't grow very much of anything, so also run around in spring
expected storms, grabbing pollen before it's ruined, for use
Tomatoes dead today, 8 days ahead of average.
Mary Lou, near Indianapolis, Z5