Information for Mesembryanthemum crystallinum

Approximately 4000.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Mesembryanthemum crystallinum - 1  gram for 14 Euros
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum - 5  gram for 35 Euros
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum - 10  gram for 57 Euros
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum - 25  gram for 78 Euros
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum - 50  gram for 104 Euros
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum - 125  gram for 198 Euros
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum - 250  gram for 450 Euros
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum - 500  gram for 900 Euros
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum - 1000  gram for 1260 Euros
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum - 25000  gram for 23625 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 26828
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - annual
Flower: WHITE stellate 2-3cm. dia. (PINK, YELLOW)
Fruit: (sow 0.5 gr. for 1000 plants)
Foliage: ovate undul. lvs., glistening silvery papillae..semi-prostrate 30-50cm.long stems
Height in meters: 0.1-0.2
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum seeds may be subject to seasonal availability

Synonyms (alternative names) for Mesembryanthemum crystallinum: Cryophytum crystallinum,  Sceletium crystallinum, 

Common names for Mesembryanthemum crystallinum: (cul:salad, or cook as spinach),  (see also Aptenia cordifolia, Iceplant),  Barrilha,  Barrilla de Canarias,  Buzotu,  Crystalline Iceplant,  Eiskraut,  Escarchada,  Escarchosa,  Ficoide cristalline,  Ficoide glaciale,  Ice Plant,  Iceplant, 

Mesembryanthemum crystallinum is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
9:   Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
26:   Succulent Plant Seed List
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
37:   South African Native and Introduced Plants
53:   Bedding Plant Seed List
57:   Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List
83:   Vegetable Seed List
160:   Salad Vegetable Seed List
161:   Edible Flowers
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
207:  Aizoaceae
720:   Fire Resistant Plants
952:   Wholesale Selection

Germination guide
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum seeds will usually germinate in 3-28 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Mesembryanthemum crystallinum seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 21C.

Mesembryanthemum crystallinum seeds have chemically differentiated germination, some germinating immediately, others taking up to 4 weeks to germinate.

SEED GERMINATION THEORY AND PRACTICE; by Professor Norman C. Deno
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