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Q.harvest seed from a candle bush

Zone Natchitoches La. | betty durham added on October 30, 2015 | Answered

Can I harvest seed from a candle bush before the pods turn dark? A storm broke several branches from my candle bush and pods are still green. I live in Louisiana and haven’t grown a bush from seed yet. My bush did not come back on its own last year. I love that plant and do not want to lose it.

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Answered on October 31, 2015

By all means harvest the seeds and allow them to dry in the pods.

They may not be as viable but still worth the chance.


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