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By kato_stud25
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Is there a way to collect and save the pollen from flytraps to use for crosses of different plants that do not flower at the same time?
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By Panman
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Ooh. That's a good question. Inquiring minds want to know. :D
By Benny
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Well, you can freeze it for the next season. I believe you just snip off the anther and store it in a freezer.
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By Matt
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Never tried it but I would guess that refrigerating or freezing the pollen might work as it does with other plant pollen.

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