Approximately 500000 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:7
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: GREEN + PURPLE, RED-BROWN lip edge
Foliage: ovate to obl.-lanceo.
Height in meters: 0.15-0.5
Ophrys apifera seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Common names for Ophrys apifera:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
4: Orchid Seed List
9: Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
12: British Native Wild Flowers Shrubs and Trees
43: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
77: Central European Native and Introduced Plants
102: Eastern European Native Plant Seed List
103: Western European Native and Introduced Plants
Ophrys apifera seeds will usually germinate in 90-365 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Ophrys apifera seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 22°C.