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Approximately 19.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Abies lasiocarpa ssp. arizonica is cold hardy
USDA Zone:5 -20° to -10°F (-29° to -23.5°C)
|Type of plant - tree
cyl.-con. cones -13x3cm.
dense, BLUISH, -40x1.5mm.
|Height, in meters: 25
Height, in feet: 82.50
|Abies lasiocarpa ssp. arizonica sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Abies lasiocarpa ssp. arizonica:
Common names for Abies lasiocarpa ssp. arizonica:
|Cork Fir, Corkbark Fir,|
Abies lasiocarpa ssp. arizonica
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|29||: Temperate Forest and Woodland Tree and Shrub Seed List|
|85||: Natives of U.S.South West (Arizona Texas New Mexico)|
|157||: Conifer Seed List|
|See also *Australian and New Zealand Conifer Seed List|
|719||: North American Native Ethnobotanicals|
|Including medicinal, dye, fiber, food, construction, ritual|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Abies lasiocarpa ssp. arizonica seeds will usually germinate in 21-30 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Abies lasiocarpa ssp. arizonica seeds need to be "overwintered" before they will germinate.
Stratification; cold treatment or vernalization. Seeds of some species 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".
Soak overnight then pre-chill for 21 days.