Information for Townsendia montana

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 64578
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:6
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: PURPLE-PINK,YELLOW disc
Foliage: to 3cm,spath.dark,leathery,tufts
Height in meters: 0.03 X 0.08

Townsendia montana is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
9:   Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
94:   Natives of Rocky Mountain Area U.S.A.
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
246:  Asteraceae
708:  Compositae

Germination guide
Townsendia montana seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 15C.

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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