Information for Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac

Approximately 30000.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac - 25  gram for 46 Euros
Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac - 50  gram for 93 Euros
Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac - 125  gram for 206 Euros
Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac - 250  gram for 468 Euros
Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac - 500  gram for 937 Euros
Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac - 1000  gram for 1312 Euros
Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac - 2500  gram for 2531 Euros
Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac - 10000  gram for 7087 Euros
Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac - 25000  gram for 14062 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 71215
Type of plant - annual or perennial, depending on climate
Flower: LILAC
Foliage: GREEN
Height in meters: 0.15

Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
9:   Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
53:   Bedding Plant Seed List
131:   Toxic Plants
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
286:  Campanulaceae
471:  Lobeliaceae
952:   Wholesale Selection

Germination guide
Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac seeds will usually germinate in 15-20 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Lobelia erinus Compacta Lilac seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 22C.

Stratification (cold treatment or vernalization) Some seeds need to be overwintered before they will germinate. Some seeds need just a couple of weeks, others 3 months. Seeds can be stratified in dampened peat or sand, in a plastic box or bag at 4C or 5C in a refrigerator. The seeds should not be frozen or in a wet medium. Very small seeds can be sown on the surface of their growing medium, in pots sealed in plastic bags, and kept in the 'fridge. Many vernalized seeds need light to germinate when they are sown in the "Spring".

Place seed of perennial types in fridge for 3 months.

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