Approximately 2000.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:2-
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: dk. RED or YELLOW, to 5cm. dia., ~ nodding, July - Aug.
Foliage: GREEN-RED pitchers
Height in meters: 0.30
Sarracenia purpurea ssp purpurea seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Common names for Sarracenia purpurea ssp purpurea:
Sarracenia purpurea ssp purpurea
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
6: Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List
28: Carnivorous (Insectivorous) Plant seed List
86: Natives of U.S.North East
96: Canadian Natives Eastern
720: Fire Resistant Plants
Sarracenia purpurea ssp purpurea seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Sarracenia purpurea ssp purpurea seeds on the surface of a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 25°C.
(Pre-chill for 7 days) then No. 5