Information for Asparagus asparagoides Smilax

Approximately 120.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Asparagus asparagoides Smilax - 10  seeds for 10 Euros
Asparagus asparagoides Smilax - 100  seeds for 16 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 11797
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - perennial climber
Flower: WHITE, frag.
Fruit: RED berry, 6-8mm. dia. (germ. ~ 3 weeks with GA-3)
Foliage: cladophylls, 3.5x2cm., glossy, - twinig, straggling plant
Height in meters: 1

Synonyms (alternative names) for Asparagus asparagoides Smilax: Asparagus medioloides,  Dracaena medeoloides,  Medeola asparagoides,  Myrsiphyllum asparagoides, 

Common names for Asparagus asparagoides Smilax: Cape Smilax,  Medeola,  Smilax,  Smilax Asparagus, 

Asparagus asparagoides Smilax is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
6:   Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List
31:   House and Container Plant Seed List
37:   South African Native and Introduced Plants
39:   Climbing Plant Seeds
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
44:   Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
55:   Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds
139:   Hanging Basket Container Plant Seed List
192:   Tropical Commercial Selection Trees Shrubs and Flowers
241:  Asparagaceae
720:   Fire Resistant Plants
952:   Wholesale Selection

Germination guide
Asparagus asparagoides Smilax seeds will usually germinate in 21-30 days. Sow seeds about 6mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 15-20C.

Soak then chip.

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