B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:10
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: tall BROWN flower stalk
Fruit: (smoke treat for better germination)
Foliage: glossy, grass-like in large heads
Height in meters: 2.5
Common names for Xanthorrhoea media:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
15: Australian Natives and Introduced Species
21: Australian, New Zealand, and Introduced Palms, Cycads, etc.
31: House and Container Plant Seed List
43: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
151: Terrarium Plant Seeds
191: Tropical Shrubs and Trees
Xanthorrhoea media seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Xanthorrhoea media seeds on the surface of a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 20°C.
Sow on the surface of a firmly tamped down peat compost, the spores must be kept warm and damp at all times, and need daylight.