october - octobre, 2021

12oct7:00 pm9:00 pmVirtual EventSeed Saving and StorageWith Master Gardener Rebecca Last7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Event Organized By: Old Ottawa South Garden Club

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Learn the basics of saving seeds, plant genetics, collection techniques, storage, and viability. Master Gardener Rebecca Last will offer an introduction to seed saving for both beginner, intermediate and expert seed-savers. Rebecca will discuss the differences be-tween hybridized and open-pollenated plants and will revisit Gregor Mendel’s 19th century ex-periments with peas to get a better understanding of dominant and recessive traits. Rebecca will also cover: timing and collection; seed sanitation; and long-tern viability of seeds.

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(Tuesday) 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Old Ottawa South Garden ClubOld Ottawa South Garden Club members represent a mix of beginners and more experienced gardeners, with gardens that range from pot-filled apartment balconies to professionally landscaped lots. We all share the passion, curiosity, frustration, and pleasure of this pastime.