He found that the chances of getting seeds from a pine cone are much higher if the pine cone has come directly from the tree. Most of the seeds from fallen pine cones have already fallen out or been eaten by animals.
Although the video suggests heating the pine cones, he found this step unnecessary for his pine cone since it was already opened.
Now my son and his eight year old friend plan to plant the seeds so they can climb the trees. We think they will have fun climbing when they are in their 20's.
Steps for getting seeds from a pine tree.
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