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:8
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: dk. PURPLE (YELLOW) 4mm. in loose pan. to 1.2m. tall
Foliage: to 60x1cm.
Height in meters: 0.6 X fol.
Common names for Lomandra purpurea:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
15: Australian Natives and Introduced Species
65: World Coastal Tree and Plant Seed List
162: Cushion Or Hummock Plant Seed List (Small and Larger)
169: Sandy Soil Plant Seed List
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
Lomandra purpurea seeds will usually germinate in 45 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a free-draining, moist seed sowing mix at about 20°C.
Soak in warm water for a day and a night, sow just below the surface of a sandy - peaty mix, keep at about 25°C, dark and moist (not damp)
Scarification, smoke and GA3 improve germination