Approximately 250.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
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
Common names for Carlina acaulis ssp caulescens:
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
952: Wholesale Selection
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 15°C.