Moonflowers
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Harvesting seeds

Anonymous added on October 31, 2014 | Answered

Frost has killed my Ipomoea calonyction (Moon flower). Large seed pods have formed, and I'm wondering when I should harvest them.

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Nikki
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Answered on November 3, 2014

They are ready to be harvested when they are dry and brown. If you are worried about the cold damaging the seeds, you can harvest the pods green and then place them in a paper bag in a cool, dry place and they will dry there and be ready to harvest when the have turned brown in the bag.

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theficuswrangler
Answered on November 3, 2014
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