How to Collect Carrot Seeds

Don't harvest all of your carrots. Leave a couple of carrots still growing in the ground at the end of the season. Those carrots will continue to grow and next year will produce flowers and from those flowers you can collect carrot seeds. 
Carrot Flower

You can use these carrot seeds to plant your own carrots for the next season and possibly never buy carrot seeds again!
Carrot Seeds on Stem

Here is a video that explains how to collect carrot seeds.

Happy seed collecting and homesteading day!


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