Information for Ledum groenlandicum

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 404889
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:2
Type of plant - evergreen shrub
Flower: WHITE, small, in clustered corymbs
Foliage: -6cm. long, lin.-obl., rusty lanate under
Height in meters: 2x0.45

Synonyms (alternative names) for Ledum groenlandicum: Ledum latifolium, 

Common names for Ledum groenlandicum: (folk:added to beer),  (folk:shamanistic drug (Celt,Germanic,  (insect repellent),  Gronlandischer Porst,  Labrador Tea,  Sumpf Porst, 

Ledum groenlandicum is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
40:   Shrub Seed List, Hardy and Tender
55:   Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds
86:   Natives of U.S.North East
88:   Natives of U.S.North West
95:   Canadian Natives Central Area
124:   Greenland Native Plant Seed List
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
379:  Ericaceae
719:   North American Native Ethnobotanicals

Germination guide
Ledum groenlandicum seeds will usually germinate in 30-60 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Ledum groenlandicum seeds on the surface of a Acid peat seed sowing mix at about 15C.

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