Approximately 10.00 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: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:
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
719: North American Native Ethnobotanicals
952: Wholesale Selection
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 12°C.
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)