Seed Saving Guide  Kate @ Bunny's Garden

Discover How to Easily Collect & Save Dahlia Seeds!

Seed Saving is so much fun! You never know what surprises you'll find in the garden next time you plant something! Let's dig into saving dahlia seeds...

Dahlias you grow in your garden will likely produce seeds! It's so easy to collect and save them for next growing season.

Here's What  You Need

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Bring Scissors, a Paper Bag, and a Permanent Marker. Saving Seeds Really IS that Simple!

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At First, I Didn't Think The Seeds Were in  There Yet!

Not necessary, but invite helpers. My kids love helping save seeds! They know what to look for!

First things first: Choose a Dry Day!

Sunny is best!

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Avoid saving seeds on rainy days if possible. This helps to avoid mold and pre-germination.

Find the Dahlia Seed Heads

DRY & BROWN - OR - Yellow with Hard Seeds in Between Petals!

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TIP: It's okay to break one open to check for seeds!

Saving Dahlia Seeds is Fun!

Free Flowers  Next Year! Sweet Surprises to See What Grows! Calming Hobby / Therapeutic Activity

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Don't be at all Intimidated! Truly, Dahlias are easy to grow - save seeds and see what grows next time!