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Seed Bank

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Here at the Millennium Seed Bank`s `Great Seed Swap` at the National Trust`s Wakehurst Place, we hear about the rich diversity of plant varieties that can be grown for food; see keen gardeners and horticulturalists exchange seeds; and learn from the experts about the importance of saving and sowing our own open-pollinated seeds.
www.woodlands.co.uk/tv
www.kew.org/visit-wakehurst/garden-attractions-A-Z/Millennium-Seed-Bank
www.gardenorganic.org.uk
www.open-pollinated-seeds.org.uk
www.sussexcommunityseedbank.com
www.adliberate.co.uk


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Question. if I save seed from F1 hybrid and grow it the following year successfully what does it become?

Mike Wiscombe

October 21, 2013

Brilliant.  Join us on http://londonfreedomseedbank.wordpress.com 

Azul-Valerie Thome

November 7, 2013

Beatutiful! Well done all of you for publicizing this so well – essential if we are going to fight back against Monsanto and their ilk!

Diane Fisher

November 8, 2013

Let's get Monty Don onside!

Tamara Alferoff

November 8, 2013

@Tamara Alferoff yes do you know him?

Azul-Valerie Thome

November 11, 2013

Only from ogling him on screen!

Tamara Alferoff

November 11, 2013

Terminator seeds this video mention are a myth which never turned (nor will turn anytime soon) into reality. Also, all seeds come from two parents, but hybrids are special because they are formed by the combination of two very specifically selected/designed parents.

L. F.

October 5, 2016


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