B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
|Height, in meters: 0.2
Height, in feet: 0.66
|Cerastium latifolium sales history
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|9||: Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)|
|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.|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|77||: Central European Native and Introduced Plants|
|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.|
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.
Cerastium latifolium seeds will usually germinate in 5-10 days.