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Does expired vegetable seeds mean if you plant them they will not grow?

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No. seeds can last if stored properly for up to 10 yrs in a packet. there are ways of preserving longer and deep freeze for 100's of 1000 yrs.
I bought heirloom seeds and haven't bought more in 5 yrs. I propagate my own seeds. have'n had a prob. you can't do that with hybrid or GMO seeds. i keep them dry in old pill bottles w/ silicon packets come in new shoes.
but the seeds should be fine. the company does that so they can value the warranty/satisfaction

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It means they probably won't. No guarantees - the expiration date is a guideline that the company gave you.

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It means less of them will be viable. Chances are some of them will still grow of they aren't moldy or dust.

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Not necessarily. It means any guarantee the company had is no longer valid. I have packs that I have been growing tomatoes from for 3 years.

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