Approximately 600.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
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:
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
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 15-15°C.