Information for Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens

Approximately 250.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens - 0.25  gram for 8 Euros
Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens - 0.50  gram for 11 Euros
Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens - 1  gram for 20 Euros
Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens - 10  gram for 29 Euros
Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens - 2.50  gram for 45 Euros
Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens - 100  gram for 171 Euros
Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens - 1000  gram for 1331 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 13556
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:4
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: SILVERY WHITE (~REDDISH) thistle head to 13cm. dia.
Fruit: .............(sow on surface, germ. in light, 1-3 weeks)
Foliage: SILVERY-GREY glossy spiny basal rosette, stem ~ 25cm.
Height in meters: 0.3-0.5

Synonyms (alternative names) for Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens: Carlina acaulis ssp simplex, 

Common names for Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens: (cul:component of Swedish Bitters),  Alpine Carline Thistle,  Carline Thistle,  Silberdistel,  Silver Thistle,  Smooth Carlina, 

Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
9:   Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
19:   Everlasting and Dried Flower Seeds Australian and Other
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
44:   Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
77:   Central European Native and Introduced Plants
83:   Vegetable Seed List
161:   Edible Flowers
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
246:  Asteraceae
708:  Compositae
952:   Wholesale Selection

Germination guide
Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens seeds will usually germinate in 30-60 days. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 15C.

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