Information for Euphorbia characias

Approximately 83.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Euphorbia characias - 1  packet for 5 Euros
Euphorbia characias - 1  gram for 6 Euros
Euphorbia characias - 20  seeds for 9 Euros
Euphorbia characias - 5  gram for 22 Euros
Euphorbia characias - 2.50  gram for 24 Euros
Euphorbia characias - 10  gram for 35 Euros
Euphorbia characias - 100  gram for 286 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 40256
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:7
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: bright YELLOW-GREEN, deep PURPLE glands, long narrow heads
Fruit: capsule to 7x6mm.
Foliage: lin. obov. to 13x1cm., GREYISH..tol. alkaline soil
Height in meters: 1.5
Parts of Euphorbia characias are considered toxic.

Common names for Euphorbia characias: Large Med. Spurge,  Mediterranean Spurge, 

Euphorbia characias is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
44:   Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
46:   Mediterranean Natives and Introduced Plant Seeds
57:   Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List
80:   South West European Native and Introduced Plants
131:   Toxic Plants
386:  Euphorbiaceae
952:   Wholesale Selection

Germination guide
Euphorbia characias seeds will usually germinate in 10-15 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 6mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 25C.

Pre chill HP for 7 day. Sow in lime-free compost.

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