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Approximately 1900.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Faucaria tigrina is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
GOLDEN YELLOW, to 5cm. dia.
(germination, 1-2 weeks)(pot plant)
ovate, to 5cm., PINKISH GREY-GREEN, spotted toothed pairs, jaws (sow in autumn)
|Faucaria tigrina seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Synonyms (alternative names) for Faucaria tigrina:
Common names for Faucaria tigrina:
|Tiger Jaw, Tiger's Jaw, Tiger's Jaws, Tiger's-jaw,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|26||: Succulent Plant Seed List|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|37||: South African Native and Introduced Plants|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|131||: Toxic Plants|
|Some of the deadliest known poisons are found in plants. Some major food plants, eaten by millions of people every day, have toxic parts.|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
|720||: Fire Resistant Plants|
|Different classes of resistance: some grow back, some don't burn, a few have highly inflammable leaves that leave the rest of the plant intact, some trees don't have lower branches.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
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.
Faucaria tigrina seeds will usually germinate in 14-30 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Just cover with sharp sand.