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Approximately 7500.00 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 Artemisia afra is cold hardy
|Type of plant - evergreen perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
YELLOW, in summer-autumn
(sow in spring, (RSA) germ. 1-2 weeks)
aromatic SILVER-GREY, finely divided, rounded plant, full sun, moist soil
|Height, in meters: 1.5
Height, in feet: 4.95
|Artemisia afra sales history
| Parts of Artemisia afra are considered toxic.
Common names for Artemisia afra:
|(folk: tea for colds etc), (folk:narcotic analgesic,~thujone), African Sagebrush, Umhlonyane (X.Z.), Wilde-Als, Wormwood,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|19||: Everlasting and Dried Flower Seeds Australian and Other|
|31||: House and Container 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.|
|37||: South African Native and Introduced Plants|
|44||: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|56||: Aquatic and Semi aquatic Plant Seeds|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
|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.|
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.
Artemisia afra seeds will usually germinate in 30-60 days.