Seed Saving

Saving seed to grow next years plants is cost-effective and lets you select the qualities you want.

Here's a video to explain:

Related resources

RFGN Guide to Growing French Beans

The Reading Food Growing Network guide to growing French beans, both climbing and dwarf.

Download: RFGN Guide to Growing French Beans (PDF format)

Seed Saving Guidelines

Seed saving guidelines and resources from Garden Organic

Top Tips for Seed Saving

Permaculture Magazine's tips on seed saving

Upcoming events

Get Growing: Harvesting & seed saving
Sat 14 Jul 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm Erleigh Road Community Garden, St Lukes Parish Hall, Erleigh Road, East Reading RG1 5LR

This year Food4families will be running 6 separate 'Get Growing' modules, on the second Saturday of the month from 10 am - 12 noon, including a light refreshment break.

The sessions cost £15 each or sign up for 4 for £50.