Information for Pinguicula acuminata

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 405453
Type of plant - perennial

Pinguicula acuminata is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
28:   Carnivorous (Insectivorous) Plant seed List
56:   Aquatic and Semi aquatic Plant Seeds
462:  Lentibulariaceae

Germination guide
Pinguicula acuminata seeds will usually germinate in 30-120 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Pinguicula acuminata seeds on the surface of a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 12C.

Sow on the surface of moist compost, use a translucent cover to allow light in and to keep the compost humid and warm (do not place in direct sunlight)

Use a compost 1/2 peat and 1/2 sand.

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