Information for Plumbago zeylanica

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 400210
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:10
Type of plant - shrub
Flower: WHITE, cor. 2.5cm., dense spikes
Fruit: sticky pods
Foliage: ovate, 3-12cm. long
Height in meters: 1x0.3
Parts of Plumbago zeylanica are considered toxic.

Common names for Plumbago zeylanica: Bai hua dan,  Bama,  Ceylon Leadwort,  Ceylonesisch Bleiwurz,  Cheraka,  Chita,  Chitrak (bark),  Chitrak Bark,  Chitraka,  Citraka,  Daun Entjok,  Doctorbush,  Godong Enchok,  Inobiri,  Jarak,  Leadwort,  Malacara,  Ohyeegya,  Pega-Pollo,  Plumbago,  Poksor,  Seiron-Maturi,  White-Flowered Leadwort,  Wild White Plumbago, 

Plumbago zeylanica is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
2:   Wants
15:   Australian Natives and Introduced Species
31:   House and Container Plant Seed List
34:   Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
41:   Malaysian Native and Introduced Plants
55:   Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds
73:   East Asian Native and Introduced Plants
131:   Toxic Plants
191:   Tropical Shrubs and Trees
567:  Plumbaginaceae
699:   Ayurvedic Medicinal Herbs
720:   Fire Resistant Plants

Germination guide
Plumbago zeylanica seeds will usually germinate in 25-30 days. Sow seeds about 1mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 20C.

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