How to collect atriplex seeds

How to collect orache seeds

Orache is a hardy annual bearing delicious, edible leaves. We show you how to collect its seeds.

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Collecting seeds from the plants in your garden is an easy way to get new plants for free.

Orache, Atriplex hortensis, is a hardy annual from the amaranth family, Amaranthaceae. Red-leaved Atriplex hortensis var. rubra looks fantastic in a border setting, but it’s the leaves that really make it worth growing – they’re a tasty, healthy addition to salads.

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