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Approximately 150.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Codariocalyx motorius is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F (-1° to +4.5°C)
|Type of plant - shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
LILAC to ORANGE, 2-3 in panicle
to 7x5cm., hooked hairs
ovate lfts. to 12x4cm., mobile at 21-35deg.C.
|Height, in meters: 1.8
Height, in feet: 5.94
|Codariocalyx motorius seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Synonyms (alternative names) for Codariocalyx motorius:
|Desmodium gyrans, Desmodium motorium,|
Common names for Codariocalyx motorius:
|Semaphore Plant, Telegraph Plant,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|15||: Australian Natives and Introduced Species|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed 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.|
|73||: East Asian Native and Introduced Plants|
|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.
Codariocalyx motorius seeds will usually germinate in 20 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Soak Codariocalyx motorius seeds in warm water, which should be changed daily. Most seeds swell up when they are soaked, those that do should be sown immediately. Seeds that don't swell can be gently scarified.
Press the seeds into the surface of the germinating mix, do not cover, do not allow to dry out