B and T World Seeds' reference number:
Type of plant - annual
Flower: soft PINK
Parts of Consolida QIS Pink are considered toxic.
Consolida QIS Pink
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
19: Everlasting and Dried Flower Seeds Australian and Other
44: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
53: Bedding Plant Seed List
Consolida QIS Pink seeds will usually germinate in 14-21 days. Normally germinates in the dark. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 10°C.
Stratification (cold treatment or vernalization) Some seeds need to be overwintered before they will germinate. Some seeds need just a couple of weeks, others 3 months. Seeds can be stratified in dampened peat or sand, in a plastic box or bag at 4°C or 5°C in a refrigerator. The seeds should not be frozen or in a wet medium. Very small seeds can be sown on the surface of their growing medium, in pots sealed in plastic bags, and kept in the 'fridge. Many vernalized seeds need light to germinate when they are sown in the "Spring".
Cold stratify 2 weeks High temperatures cause dormancy.