Quick Question about Seeds

Quick Question about Seeds

How long do seeds last in those packets you can buy in many stores? I've heard a year and I've heard multiple years. Which is true? What about seeds you pick straight from the plant?
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The rain.

The rain.

Ikea furniture question

Ikea furniture question

HUGE caterpillar, what is it?

HUGE caterpillar, what is it?

Finally, some warmer weather in central FL!

Finally, some warmer weather in central FL!

The tomatoes have deigned to join the party

The tomatoes have deigned to join the party