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Briza maxima b.s.

Approximately 250.00 seeds per gram
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Briza maxima b.s.
25 gram for 8 Euros
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Briza maxima b.s.
50 gram for 10 Euros
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Briza maxima b.s.
100 gram for 13 Euros
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Briza maxima b.s.
250 gram for 25 Euros
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Briza maxima b.s.
500 gram for 44 Euros
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Briza maxima b.s.
1000 gram for 67 Euros
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Briza maxima b.s.
2000 gram for 143 Euros
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Briza maxima b.s.
5000 gram for 253 Euros
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Briza maxima b.s.
10000 gram for 398 Euros
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Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany
B and T World Seeds' Botanical Glossary

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 75035

Type of plant - annual
Fruit: PEARLY-WHITE ovate spikelets in nodding heads
Foliage: ............................................(germ. 1-2 weeks)
Height, in meters: 0.6
Height, in feet: 1.98
Briza maxima b.s. sales history

Common names for Briza maxima b.s.:

Great Quaking Grass,  Pain-de-coucou,  Pearl Grass, 

Briza maxima b.s. is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.

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Germination guide for Briza maxima b.s.

These notes are a general guide, it is recommended to check specialist literature for some of the more unusual seeds in our lists.
Seed Germination Theory and Practice by Professor Norman C. Deno
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds. Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like Welwitschia mirabilis require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.

Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet, the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Some seeds need to be in the light (surface sown) or in the dark (sown deep enough to receive little or no light) to germinate. A rule of thumb is to cover the seeds their own width deep in the growing medium, but some seeds prefer to be sown much deeper, and some fairly large seeds like to be surface sown (or higher).
Many seeds germinate best at certain temperatures, some will germinate at a comparatively wide range of temperatures, yet others need fluctuating temperatures.
Almost all seeds are waiting in a dormant state for some outside stimulus to break their dormancy, some just need sufficiently high ambiant humidity, others need scarification, vernalization or to be passed through the intestines of an animal.

Briza maxima b.s. 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 Briza maxima b.s. seeds on the surface of a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 20°C.


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