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Approximately 0.60 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
svs in the name Clivia miniata vsvs indicates that the seeds are "short viability seeds";
most of these are subject to seasonal availability, that is, they are only available at certain times of year.
If they are harvested in August but you order in October, you may have to wait nearly a year for your seeds.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Clivia miniata vsvs is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F (-1° to +4.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
ORANGE-RED, YELLOW throat, to 7 cm., infl.
RED ovoid berry
oblance. to 60x7 cm.
|Height, in meters: 0.8
Height, in feet: 2.64
|Clivia miniata vsvs seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
| Parts of Clivia miniata vsvs are considered toxic.
Synonyms (alternative names) for Clivia miniata vsvs:
Common names for Clivia miniata vsvs:
|(folk:pain, fever, snakebite), (folk:uterotonic for childbirth), (tox:lycorine etc. isoquinoline alkaloids), Boslelie, Bush Lily, Kaffir Lily, Kaffir-lily, Orange Bush Lily, Umayime,|
Clivia miniata vsvs
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|6||: Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|37||: South African Native and Introduced Plants|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|131||: Toxic Plants|
|Some of the deadliest known poisons are found in plants. Some major food plants, eaten by millions of people every day, have toxic parts.|
|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.
Clivia miniata vsvs seeds will usually germinate in 7-21 days.
Clivia miniata vsvs seeds should be sown immediately: 1cm deep in a peat based compost, water and keep in the dark at about 20°C, should start germinating in about 3 weeks.