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The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Carpobrotus glaucescens is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
PURPLE, 4-6cm. dia.
cyl. to 3 x 2.5cm. RED
to 10x1.5cm., 3 sided
|Carpobrotus glaucescens sales history
Common names for Carpobrotus glaucescens:
|Coastal Noonflower, Coastal Pigface,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|15||: Australian Natives and Introduced Species|
|26||: Succulent Plant Seed List|
|30||: Exotic and Other Fruit and Nut Tree and Shrub List|
|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.|
|65||: World Coastal Tree and Plant Seed List|
|98||: Erosion Control Plant Seed List|
|130||: Ground cover Plant Seed List (see also List 133)|
|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.
Carpobrotus glaucescens seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.