growing species tulips from seed

Ina Crossley
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 12:09:24 PST
Oh dear!  I put them in damp paper towels.  Sigh.  So much I just don't 
know and have to learn.

Thank you Peter.  Seeing they are in damp, it won't be a good idea to 
keep them that way for so long.  It doesn't promise well for this lot.


Ina Crossley
Auckland New Zealand zone 10a

On 15/11/2013 8:45 a.m., Peter Taggart wrote:
> I am sure that they will be OK in the fridge.
> Storing seeds in the fridge should be done with the seeds dry or nearly so.
> Stratification, (chilling to initiate germination) should be done with the
> seeds damp. For this purpose many seeds are best dampened when warm, and
> then chilled.

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