Approximately 2.40 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:8
Type of plant - tree
Flower: RED, GREENISH wings - keel
Fruit: legume to 33x2cm.
Foliage: lflts. ell., to 20x15cm.
Height in meters: 26
Erythrina fusca seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Parts of Erythrina fusca are considered toxic.
Common names for Erythrina fusca:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
31: House and Container Plant Seed List
63: Madagascan Native and Introduced Plants
68: West Indian Native and Introduced Plants
91: Colombian Native and Introduced Plants
104: South East Asian Native Plant Seeds
109: Central American Native and Introduced Plants
110: South American Native Plant Seed List
131: Toxic Plants
146: Standard Trainable Plants
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
Erythrina fusca seeds will usually germinate in 10-15 days. Sow seeds about 13mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 22°C.
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 24 hours).