B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Aristolochia petersiana aff. is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F (-1° to +4.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
|Aristolochia petersiana aff. sales history
| Parts of Aristolochia petersiana aff. are considered toxic.
Aristolochia petersiana aff.
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|37||: South African Native and Introduced Plants|
|39||: Climbing Plant Seeds|
|131||: Toxic Plants|
|Some of the deadliest known poisons are found in plants. Some major food plants, eaten by millions of people every day, have toxic parts.|
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.
Aristolochia petersiana aff. seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Soak Aristolochia petersiana aff. seeds in warm water, which should be changed daily. Most seeds swell up when they are soaked, those that do should be sown immediately. Seeds that don't swell can be gently scarified.
(Soak 48 hours in hand hot water).