B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
4mm. spikelets in pairs, -5-20 racemes in infl.
to 30x1.5cm., sprawling plant
|Height, in meters: 1.3
Height, in feet: 4.29
|Brachiaria mutica sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Brachiaria mutica:
Common names for Brachiaria mutica:
|Giant Couch, Para Grass, Water Grass,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|145||: Grasses Seed List|
|Mainly low growing herbage with blade like leaves, for all Gramineae see list 713|
|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.|
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.
Brachiaria mutica seeds will usually germinate in 10-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.