Information for Metrosideros robusta

Approximately 600.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Metrosideros robusta - 100  seeds for 14 Euros
Metrosideros robusta - 1  gram for 22 Euros
Metrosideros robusta - 5  gram for 61 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 18104
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:8
Type of plant - tree
Flower: RED, many in infl.
Fruit: oblong caps. to9mm.
Foliage: ovate-obl. to 5x2cm
Height in meters: 25
Metrosideros robusta seeds may be subject to seasonal availability

Common names for Metrosideros robusta: North Island Rata,  Northern Rata,  Rata, 

Metrosideros robusta is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
23:   New Zealand Natives and Introduced Species
190:   Trees and Shrubs For Mediterranean Climates
191:   Tropical Shrubs and Trees
515:  Myrtaceae

Germination guide
Metrosideros robusta seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 15-15C.

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