Information for Senecio elegans mauve-purple

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 2545
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - annual
Flower: PURPLE-MAUVE, YELLOW centred daisies, in spring
Fruit: (grows in coastal sand)
Foliage: divided lobes, coastal fleshy...sow in autumn
Height in meters: 1

Common names for Senecio elegans mauve-purple: Purple Ragwort,  Strandblommetjie,  Wild Cineraria, 

Senecio elegans mauve-purple is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
37:   South African Native and Introduced Plants
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
44:   Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
65:   World Coastal Tree and Plant Seed List
131:   Toxic Plants
153:   Semi Salt Tolerant Plant Seeds
169:   Sandy Soil Plant Seed List
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
246:  Asteraceae
708:  Compositae

Germination guide
Senecio elegans mauve-purple seeds will usually germinate in 10-21 days. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 22C.

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