Information for Protea cynaroides summer flg.

Approximately 30.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Protea cynaroides summer flg. - 4  seeds for 12 Euros
Protea cynaroides summer flg. - 100  seeds for 30 Euros
Protea cynaroides summer flg. - 1000  seeds for 210 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 17646
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - shrub
Flower: large PINK infl. to 30x20cm., winter to summer
Fruit: achene (sow in autumn)
Foliage: orb. to ell., to 14x13cm., full sun, acidic low nutrient soil
Height in meters: 0.3-2

Common names for Protea cynaroides summer flg.: Giant Protea,  Grootsuikerroos,  Izadlung,  King Protea,  Reuse Protea, 

Protea cynaroides summer flg. is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
9:   Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
18:   Australian and African Proteaceae
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
44:   Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
161:   Edible Flowers
191:   Tropical Shrubs and Trees
580:  Proteaceae

Germination guide
Protea cynaroides summer flg. seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 6mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 22C.

Sow immediately.

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