Information for Stipa tenacissima

Approximately 300.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Stipa tenacissima - 1  gram for 10 Euros
Stipa tenacissima - 10  gram for 78 Euros
Stipa tenacissima - 100  gram for 520 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 79405
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:8
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: narrow, compact, to 35cm.
Foliage: to 1mm. dia., convolute
Height in meters: 2x1

Common names for Stipa tenacissima: Esparto Grass,  Halfagras, 

Stipa tenacissima is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
1:   Stock list
19:   Everlasting and Dried Flower Seeds Australian and Other
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
44:   Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
46:   Mediterranean Natives and Introduced Plant Seeds
57:   Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List
84:   Economic Fibre Plant Seed List
145:   Grasses Seed List
162:   Cushion Or Hummock Plant Seed List (Small and Larger)
190:   Trees and Shrubs For Mediterranean Climates
408:  Gramineae
568:  Poaceae

Germination guide
Stipa tenacissima seeds will usually germinate in 10-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Stipa tenacissima seeds on the surface of a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 20C.

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