Approximately 145.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:8
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: large bright SCARLET, PURPLE or PINK, spike ~ 6 fls. in late spring
Fruit: (sow in autumn)
Foliage: linear, to 8mm. wide, dormant in summer..found in moist areas
Height in meters: 0.30
Common names for Watsonia coccinea:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
6: Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List
31: House and Container Plant Seed List
37: South African Native and Introduced Plants
43: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
720: Fire Resistant Plants
Watsonia coccinea seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 13mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 15°C.
Keep the compost slimy moist.