Information for Monstera deliciosa

Approximately 3.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Monstera deliciosa - 10  seeds for 10 Euros
Monstera deliciosa - 1000  seeds for 140 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 1712
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:10
Type of plant - evergreen perennial
Flower: CREAM spathe to 30cm.
Fruit: aggregate, WHITE..(medium sized seed)
Foliage: -90x25cm., orb. cord.
Height in meters: vine
Monstera deliciosa seeds may be subject to seasonal availability

Synonyms (alternative names) for Monstera deliciosa: Philodendron pertusum, 

Common names for Monstera deliciosa: Banana de Macaco,  Ceriman,  Cheese Plant,  Cut-leaf Philodendron,  Fruit Salad Plant,  Harpon,  Mexican Breadfruit,  Monstera,  Philodendron,  Pinanona Monstera,  Shingle Plant,  Split Leaf,  Swiss Cheese Plant, 

Monstera deliciosa is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
30:   Exotic and Other Fruit and Nut Tree and Shrub List
31:   House and Container Plant Seed List
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
39:   Climbing Plant Seeds
62:   Mexican Native and Introduced Plants
131:   Toxic Plants
187:  Araceae
191:   Tropical Shrubs and Trees
192:   Tropical Commercial Selection Trees Shrubs and Flowers
946:   Diabetes, Plants for treating diabetes

Germination guide
Monstera deliciosa seeds will usually germinate in 7 to 14 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally germinates in the dark. Sow seeds about 5mm deep in a water retentive, but free draining seed sowing mix at about 28C.

Monstera seeds can be kept viable under cool and humid conditions.

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