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Convallaria majalis

Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany

B and T World Seeds' Botanical Glossary

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 400076

The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Convallaria majalis is cold hardy
USDA Zone:3 -40° to -30°F   (-40° to -34.5°C)
Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence: frag. WHITE, raceme of 5-13
Fruit: RED berry (2-phase dark germinator)
Foliage: to 20x1cm.
Height, in meters: 0.23
Height, in feet: 0.76
Convallaria majalis seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Parts of Convallaria majalis are considered toxic.

Common names for Convallaria majalis:

(tox.WHO 1b),  (tox:convallatoxin etc. cardiac glycosides),  Doitu-Suzu-Ran,  Inci Cicegi,  Lilli nan lon,  Lily of the Valley,  Lily of the Valley,  Lily-of-the-Valley,  Maiglockchen,  May Lily,  Muguet,  Muguet de mai,  Our Lady's Tears, 


Convallaria majalis is included in the following
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Germination guide for Convallaria majalis

These notes are a general guide, it is recommended to check specialist literature for some of the more unusual seeds in our lists.
Seed Germination Theory and Practice by Professor Norman C. Deno
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds. Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like Welwitschia mirabilis 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.
Some seeds need to be in the light (surface sown) or in the dark (sown deep enough to receive little or no light) to germinate. A rule of thumb is to cover the seeds their own width deep in the growing medium, but some seeds prefer to be sown much deeper, and some fairly large seeds like to be surface sown (or higher).
Many seeds germinate best at certain temperatures, some will germinate at a comparatively wide range of temperatures, yet others need fluctuating temperatures.
Almost all seeds are waiting in a dormant state for some outside stimulus to break their dormancy, some just need sufficiently high ambiant humidity, others need scarification, vernalization or to be passed through the intestines of an animal.

Convallaria majalis seeds will usually germinate in 60-365+ days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Convallaria majalis seeds about 1mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 12°C.

Outdoor Treatment, in temperate regions, can give Convallaria majalis seeds exactly the sequence of cold and damp and warm conditions needed to encourage germination. Check your weather conditions to see whether they may be appropriate. Shady sheltered conditions are recommended (to keep humidity and temperature regular) in a free draining, but water retentive medium - this can be in pots in a cold frame, where they can be easily protected from weeds and animals.


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