Approximately 0 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - shrub
Flower: VIOLET to deep PURPLE, 6-8cm. dia.
Fruit: larger, glob.
Foliage: pine like, 1-2cm. long
Height in meters: 1.5x2
Common names for Banksia violaceae:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
18: Australian and African Proteaceae
31: House and Container Plant Seed List
44: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
65: World Coastal Tree and Plant Seed List
169: Sandy Soil Plant Seed List
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
191: Tropical Shrubs and Trees
Banksia violaceae seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow Banksia violaceae seeds on the surface of a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 20°C.
Sow on the surface of moist compost, use a translucent cover to allow light in and to keep the compost humid and warm (do not place in direct sunlight)