Class: Seed Saving for the Backyard Gardener

Enjoy a presentation on backyard seed saving, including definitions and botanical terms to get started, the challenges and rewards of seed saving, the lifespan of common garden seeds and what conditions are best for storage. Participants also will examine pollination and fertilization techniques to promote better seed, isolation methods for home gardeners, harvesting and processing techniques, storage and germination testing, and why seed quality is important.

Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

State Botanical Garden of Georgia, Visitor Center, Classroom 2
2450 S Milledge Avenue, Athens, GA 30605

Event Type

Classes and Workshops

Audience

Current Students, Alumni, Community

Topic

Arts & Culture, Research, Science & Technology

Website

http://botgarden.uga.edu/event/seed-s...

Cost

$10, general admission; $9, Friends of the Garden

Group
State Botanical Garden of Georgia
Event Contact Name

Sean Cameron

Event Contact Phone Number

706-542-6156

Event Contact Email

cscamero@uga.edu

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