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Approximately 750.00 seeds per gram
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B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
small in slender spikes
.........(stem nodes swollen, taste like beet)
broad ovate lvs., succ. GREEN - RED stems, dense bush
|Height, in meters: 1
Height, in feet: 3.30
|Achyranthes bidentata sales history
Common names for Achyranthes bidentata:
|(TCM:analgesic,kidney & liver tonic), (TCM:painful menstruation,circulation), (TCM:stregthens bones & connectives), Chaff Flower, Huai niu xi, Niu hsi, Niu xi, Ox Knee, Soei in Soei in Taloen, Too-Inokozuti, Two-tooth Root,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|6||: Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List|
|34||: Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List|
|Not all Oriental Herbs are Culinary, or even edible. Be sure to correctly identify and prepare all herbs and vegetables before use.|
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|51||: Chinese Native and Introduced Plants|
|83||: Vegetable Seed List|
|160||: Salad Vegetable Seed List|
|163||: Entheogens Sacred and Psychotropic Species|
|720||: Fire Resistant Plants|
|Different classes of resistance: some grow back, some don't burn, a few have highly inflammable leaves that leave the rest of the plant intact, some trees don't have lower branches.|
|952||: Wholesale Selection|
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.
Achyranthes bidentata seeds will usually germinate in 7 to 15 days.
Sow Achyranthes bidentata seeds on the surface of moist compost, use a translucent cover to allow light in and to keep the compost humid and warm (do not place in direct sunlight)
Achyranthes bidentata produces a large number of seeds in barbed fruit that are often carried by animals. Grows anywhere except deep shade. Prefers damper conditions, but can tolerate dry conditions. Found on the margins of forests and streams.