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Cotula barbata
25 gram for 27 Euros
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50 gram for 47 Euros
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100 gram for 87 Euros
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250 gram for 211 Euros
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500 gram for 411 Euros
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1000 gram for 577 Euros
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Cotula barbata

Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany

B and T World Seeds' Botanical Glossary

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 3745

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.
Fruit: capsule 5mm. dia. (12-15 weeks fl.)
Foliage: to 8cm., pinnate apic., tufted, mat forming
Height, in meters: 0.2
Height, in feet: 0.66
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Synonyms (alternative names) for Cotula barbata:
Cenia barbata, 

Common names for Cotula barbata:

Pincushion,  Yellow Marbles, 


Cotula barbata 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.
246:  Asteraceae
708:  Compositae
952:   Wholesale Selection


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Germination guide for Cotula barbata

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.

Cotula barbata seeds will usually germinate in 14-42 days.
Sow Cotula barbata seeds about 2mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 10°C.


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