how do herbs sow seed after their kind?

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how do herbs sow seed after their kind?

Post by shaunyhoya » Wed Aug 30, 2006 8:26 pm

do herbs let seeds out into the air to reproduce? :?:

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Post by canalon » Wed Aug 30, 2006 9:56 pm

yes, but lawn are usually mowed way before the seeds can be seen.
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herb sowing

Post by shaunyhoya » Wed Aug 30, 2006 10:15 pm

Lawn?

i look at the herb plants in my garden and i cant see any seeds.

are the seeds to small to see with the naked eye?

also, where exactly are the seeds on a herb plant?, (on the leaves?)

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Post by Linn » Thu Aug 31, 2006 1:34 am

What kind of herbs are we talking about? :?

for any plant that flowers you need to let the flower "go to seed"
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Post by canalon » Thu Aug 31, 2006 1:38 am

Yes sorry, I was hinking about grass ("herbe" in French).
If you were thinking to herbs like here, different species may have different way to spread their seeds.
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Post by MrMistery » Thu Aug 31, 2006 5:49 pm

they may also reproduce asexually if they are perennial. More stems arrise from the same root.
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Post by shaunyhoya » Thu Aug 31, 2006 8:20 pm

thank you for your help, i understand now. the herb simply takes time to flower then the bees or wind poinate the flower so it produces seeds.

and finally the plant dispurses seeds into the wind :D

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