Harvesting and storing seeds

Collect and store seed from garden plants, with the help of Alan's video guide.

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Collecting and saving seeds from garden plants can save you a fortune.

In this short video guide, Alan Titchmarsh demonstrates how to collect seed from garden plants such as aquilegia, honesty and phlomis. He runs through the process of gathering and drying the seed and preparing it for storage until sowing.

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