Understanding Seed Types

Bill Bampton describes nature's time capsules and the different types of seeds.

Understanding Seed Types

There are 4 types of seeds:

  • Heirloom
  • Hybrid
  • Open pollinated
  • Genetically modified

The seed has real power that is as much cultural, political and economic as it is biological. After all, who controls seeds controls the very staff of life. Seeds lie at the heart of what The Diggers Club and good gardening stands for.


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