Information for Senecio jacobaea

Approximately 4000.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Senecio jacobaea - 25  gram for 98 Euros
Senecio jacobaea - 100  gram for 293 Euros
Senecio jacobaea - 1000  gram for 1950 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 66881
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:5
Type of plant - biennial, the leaves form a low rosette the first year, growing vertically and flowering the following spring.
Flower: YELLOW
Foliage: pinn. -lobed
Height in meters: 1.5
Parts of Senecio jacobaea are considered toxic.

Common names for Senecio jacobaea: (folk:external poultice for pain & inflamm.),  (tox:unsaturated pyrrolizidine alkaloids),  (tox:WHO II),  Herbe de jacob,  Hierba de Santiago,  Jacobea,  Jakobs-Greiskraut,  Poshkar,  Ragwort,  St. James' Wort,  Staggerwort,  Tansy Ragwort,  Yakubun Kanaryaotu, 

Senecio jacobaea is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
1:   Stock list
12:   British Native Wild Flowers Shrubs and Trees
34:   Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
38:   Indian Native and Introduced Plants
77:   Central European Native and Introduced Plants
131:   Toxic Plants
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
246:  Asteraceae
708:  Compositae

Germination guide
Senecio jacobaea 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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