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Harvesting Poppy Seeds and Preserving Them
Dry the seeds in an open jar for a couple of weeks to save them for the next season. After that, transfer the seed to a glass jar with a tight-fitting lid. Culinary seeds will keep their flavor for up to a year if kept in a cool, dry, and dark place. DRIED PAPAVER PODS
Lupins are poisonous for a reason. They have a high quantity of ‘lupanine,’ a poisonous alkaloid. This can cause toxicity in people and animals if taken in large quantities. Toxins can be eliminated using a soaking and boiling method.