B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Cercis griffithii is cold hardy
USDA Zone:7 0° to 10°F (-17.5° to -12.5°C)
|Type of plant - shrub to tree
Flower or inflorescence:
LILAC-MAUVE or darker
legume winged above
to 10x12cm., renif.-obcord., GREYISH
|Cercis griffithii sales history
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|29||: Temperate Forest and Woodland Tree and Shrub Seed List|
|40||: Shrub Seed List, Hardy and Tender|
|71||: Middle East, Arabian Native and Introduced Plants|
|106||: Central Asian Native Plant Seed List|
|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.
Cercis griffithii seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Soak in hand hot water then Pre-chill for 2-3 months.