Information for Protea laurifolia

Approximately 45.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Protea laurifolia - 1  packet for 7 Euros
Protea laurifolia - 1000  seeds for 10 Euros
Protea laurifolia - 100  seeds for 10 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 17663
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - shrub to tree
Flower: silvery PINK, BLACK beard, ayr in RSA, most in winter
Fruit: (sow in autumn)
Foliage: BLUE-GREEN, horny edged lvs...tree-like shrub...from dry areas
Height in meters: 5-8

Synonyms (alternative names) for Protea laurifolia: Protea cornigera,  Protea marginata, 

Common names for Protea laurifolia: Grey Leaf Protea,  Laurel Protea,  Louriersuikerbos,  Suikerbos, 

Protea laurifolia is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
18:   Australian and African Proteaceae
57:   Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List
161:   Edible Flowers
191:   Tropical Shrubs and Trees
580:  Proteaceae

Germination guide
Protea laurifolia 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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