Seed Packet Analysis
Procedure: Examine the three seed packets
and then answer the following questions:
- What information is provided on all three
packets? What additional information would you like to know?
- How many Jingle Bells Hybrid Pepper seeds
should you plant to insure that you will have 10 seedlings?
- What does F1 on the Jingle Bells Hybrid
Pepper seed pack refer to?
- If the Jingle Bells Hybrid Pepper plants
are grown in the garden and then self-pollinate, can the seeds be collected at
the end of the growing season to plant more of this same variety next year?
- How long will it take for plants to
produce ripe fruit?
- In central Minnesota can we plant Jingle
Bells Hybrid Pepper seeds directly into the garden and expect to harvest ripe
- Which of the seeds will produce plants
that will breed true?
- Which seeds do you expect to cost the
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