Pollinate flowers & seed germination
mystic at lcc.net
Sat Apr 4 02:02:36 EST 1998
Pele Lim wrote:
> Any ideas in pollinating my Marigold petite orange's flowers & getting the
> resulting seeds to germinate? These marigold were grown from seed packet
> and are now 1 foot high & flowering furiously. Seeds obtained by letting
> nature pollinate the flowers resulted in non-germinating seeds.
That variety is probably a triploid hybrid. It doesn't matter what
pollinates it. Triploid hybrids sacrifice viability for tons of
Stick with the seed packets.
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