B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Cotula barbata is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - annual
Flower or inflorescence:
YELLOW - WHITE buttons ~2cm. dia.
capsule 5mm. dia. (12-15 weeks fl.)
to 8cm., pinnate apic., tufted, mat forming
|Height, in meters: 0.2
Height, in feet: 0.66
|Cotula barbata sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Cotula barbata:
Common names for Cotula barbata:
|Pincushion, Yellow Marbles,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|9||: Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)|
|37||: South African Native and Introduced Plants|
|53||: Bedding Plant Seed List|
|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.|
|952||: Wholesale Selection|
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.
Cotula barbata seeds will usually germinate in 14-42 days.