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Approximately 300.00 seeds per gram
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The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Asclepias curassavica Silky Deep Red c.s. is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - annual or perennial, depending on climate
Flower or inflorescence:
|Height, in meters: 1.2
Height, in feet: 3.96
|Asclepias curassavica Silky Deep Red c.s. sales history
| Parts of Asclepias curassavica Silky Deep Red c.s. are considered toxic.
Common names for Asclepias curassavica Silky Deep Red c.s.:
|Silky Deep Red Milkweed,|
Asclepias curassavica Silky Deep Red c.s.
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
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We only stock long lived seeds, except for a few species that are always in demand.
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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.
Asclepias curassavica Silky Deep Red c.s. seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Asclepias curassavica Silky Deep Red c.s. 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".
(Pre-chil for 3-4 weeks).