Information for Crotalaria pallida

Approximately 150.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Crotalaria pallida - 100  seeds for 30 Euros
Crotalaria pallida - 1000  seeds for 233 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 27073
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - shrub
Flower: pale YELLOW, striated, 30cm. raceme
Foliage: trifol., 10cm. long....sow in spring
Height in meters: 2
Crotalaria pallida seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Parts of Crotalaria pallida are considered toxic.

Synonyms (alternative names) for Crotalaria pallida: Crotalaria brownei,  Crotalaria mucronata,  Crotalaria striata, 

Common names for Crotalaria pallida: Ajaemile,  Crotalaire mucronee,  Salts Rattlebox,  San,  Smooth Crotalaria,  Smooth Rattlebox,  Streaked Rattlepod,  Striped Crotalaria, 

Crotalaria pallida is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
37:   South African Native and Introduced Plants
51:   Chinese Native and Introduced Plants
61:   Economic Fodder Plant Seed List
84:   Economic Fibre Plant Seed List
87:   Natives of Central U.S.A.
89:   Natives of U.S.South East
98:   Erosion Control Plant Seed List
173:   Land Reclamation Plant Shrub and Tree List
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
191:   Tropical Shrubs and Trees
192:   Tropical Commercial Selection Trees Shrubs and Flowers
389:  Fabaceae
711:  Leguminosae

Germination guide
Crotalaria pallida seeds will usually germinate in 21-30 days. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 22C.

Soak in warm water, which should be changed daily. Most seeds swell up when they are soaked, those that do should be sown immediately. Seeds that don't swell can be gently scarified.

(Soak for 2 hours)

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