B and T World Seeds' reference number:
Type of plant - annual
Flower: br.RED, distinct WHITE eye
Height in meters: 0.3
Verbena Quartz Red White eye
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
31: House and Container Plant Seed List
53: Bedding Plant Seed List
Verbena Quartz Red White eye seeds will usually germinate in 14-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally germinates in the dark. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 20°C.
Stratification (cold treatment or vernalization) Some seeds need to be overwintered before they will germinate. Some seeds need just a couple of weeks, others 3 months. Seeds can be stratified in dampened peat or sand, in a plastic box or bag at 4°C or 5°C in a refrigerator. The seeds should not be frozen or in a wet medium. Very small seeds can be sown on the surface of their growing medium, in pots sealed in plastic bags, and kept in the 'fridge. Many vernalized seeds need light to germinate when they are sown in the "Spring".
Bonariensis & Venosa (Pre-chill for 2 weeks).