Information for Scilla peruviana

Approximately 136.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Scilla peruviana - 1  gram for 16 Euros
Scilla peruviana - 10  gram for 120 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 12631
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:8
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: VIOLET-BLUE stell., large round head of 50-100
Fruit: .....(germ. 2-4 months)
Foliage: to 60x4cm., strap
Height in meters: 0.3
Scilla peruviana seeds may be subject to seasonal availability

Synonyms (alternative names) for Scilla peruviana: Scilla hemisphaerica, 

Common names for Scilla peruviana: Cuban Lily,  Hyacinth of Peru,  Peruvian Jacinth,  Peruvian Scilla, 

Scilla peruviana is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
1:   Stock list
6:   Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List
9:   Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
31:   House and Container Plant Seed List
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
46:   Mediterranean Natives and Introduced Plant Seeds
79:   North African Native and Introduced Plants
80:   South West European Native and Introduced Plants
464:  Liliaceae
720:   Fire Resistant Plants
860:  Hyacinthaceae

Germination guide
Scilla peruviana seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 10C.

Seeds will mostly germinate as the weather warms up in Spring, some may germinate during the Summer or Autumn but are more likely to stay dormant until the following Spring.

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