Approximately 2500 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 - annual
Flower: WHITE (GREEN-PURPLE tinged) spikelets, infl. to 13x0.4cm.
Fruit: .....................(nice cut, fresh or dried)
Foliage: to 10cm.x3mm.
Height in meters: 0.6
Common names for Eragrostis tenella:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
19: Everlasting and Dried Flower Seeds Australian and Other
44: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
145: Grasses Seed List
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
192: Tropical Commercial Selection Trees Shrubs and Flowers
952: Wholesale Selection
Eragrostis tenella seeds will usually germinate in 10-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Eragrostis tenella seeds on the surface of a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 20°C.