Before papaya seeds are dried, rinse them clean of all fruit and fruit residue. Once the seeds are clean, set them in the sun to dry, preferably in low humidity. Stir the seeds occasionally to expose moisture and ensure ... More »

Plant seeds from a papaya fruit or store-bought seeds in a soil that is rich in nutrients. If you are growing papaya indoors, transplant the seedlings to a large container, and place them in full sunlight. Cull the weake... More » Home & Garden Gardening & Landscapes Outdoor Plants & Flowers

Yes, papaya seeds have healthy benefits and are edible. However, they have a slightly peppery and bitter flavor that not everyone enjoys. More » Food Food Facts Fruits & Veggies

To cut a papaya, slice the fruit in half and scoop out the seeds. Remove the skin from the papaya halves and cut the chunks into the desired size. More » Food Food Facts Fruits & Veggies

The process of drying flowers involves hanging them in a warm, dry location for several weeks. Gather a variety of freshly cut flowers, rubber bands, a pair of pruning shears, and twine or string. More » Hobbies & Games Flower Arranging

Craft stores and florists are likely resources for buying dried flowers. Online retailers sell dried flowers, as do some decorating websites. People also dry their own flowers for arrangements or keepsakes. More » Hobbies & Games Flower Arranging

To dry roses in a microwave oven, place a rose on a piece of waxed paper, fold the wax paper over the rose and place the rose in the microwave with a heavy dish on top of it. Microwave the rose for two minutes. More »