B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - annual
Flower or inflorescence:
ORANGE, to 3.5cm.dia.
cypsela 6mm. long
|Height, in meters: 1.25
Height, in feet: 4.13
|Carthamus tinctorius Kinko sales history
Common names for Carthamus tinctorius Kinko:
Carthamus tinctorius Kinko
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|19||: Everlasting and Dried Flower Seeds Australian and Other|
|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.|
|44||: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties|
|53||: Bedding Plant Seed List|
|90||: Cereals, Legumes, and other Food and Oilseed Plants|
|161||: Edible Flowers|
|Some flowers are poisonous if not cooked. Some are only edible while in bud. Identify and correctly prepare all flowers before eating. Do not eat flowers that have been sprayed with weedkiller or other chemicals.|
|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.
Carthamus tinctorius Kinko seeds will usually germinate in 12-18 days.
Can be sown in stiu