Information for Cornus florida Rubra

Approximately 10.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Cornus florida Rubra - 10  gram for 15 Euros
Cornus florida Rubra - 1  packet for 17 Euros
Cornus florida Rubra - 28  gram for 21 Euros
Cornus florida Rubra - 25  gram for 26 Euros
Cornus florida Rubra - 113  gram for 56 Euros
Cornus florida Rubra - 454  gram for 111 Euros
Cornus florida Rubra - 250  gram for 212 Euros
Cornus florida Rubra - 1000  gram for 485 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 717
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:5
Type of plant - deciduous shrub to tree
Flower: RED - PINK
Fruit: RED ovoid, to 1cm. long
Foliage: ovate, 7-15cm. long
Height in meters: 10

Common names for Cornus florida Rubra: Pink Flowering Dogwood, 

Cornus florida Rubra is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
29:   Temperate Forest and Woodland Tree and Shrub Seed List
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
60:   Economic Timber Trees
85:   Natives of U.S.South West (Arizona Texas New Mexico)
89:   Natives of U.S.South East
177:   Shrubs and Trees For Autumn Colour
324:  Cornaceae
719:   North American Native Ethnobotanicals
952:   Wholesale Selection

Germination guide
Cornus florida Rubra seeds will usually germinate in 90-730 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Cornus florida Rubra seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 12C.

Some Summer fruiting plants have seeds that need warm then cold periods to complete germination.

(2 months at 70#F then 3 months in frig)

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