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Crotalaria novae-hollandiae

Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany

B and T World Seeds' Botanical Glossary

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 15932

The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Crotalaria novae-hollandiae is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F   (-1° to +4.5°C)
Type of plant - shrub
Flower or inflorescence: YELLOW to 1.5cm. long., racemes
Fruit: hairy pod to 3.5cm. long
Foliage: oblong to 8x3cm., hairy
Height, in meters: 1.5
Height, in feet: 4.95
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Parts of Crotalaria novae-hollandiae are considered toxic.

Common names for Crotalaria novae-hollandiae:

New Holland Rattlepod,  Rattlepod, 

Crotalaria novae-hollandiae is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.

15:   Australian Natives and Introduced Species
57:   Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List
65:   World Coastal Tree and Plant Seed List
169:   Sandy Soil Plant Seed List
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.
191:   Tropical Shrubs and Trees
389:  Fabaceae
711:  Leguminosae

Happier and Healthier Plants, Naturally

plant-fungus communities, for improved nutrition, and disease and drought resistance.

Germination guide for Crotalaria novae-hollandiae

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.

Crotalaria novae-hollandiae seeds will usually germinate in 21-30 days.
Sow Crotalaria novae-hollandiae seeds about 2mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 22°C.

Soak Crotalaria novae-hollandiae 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.

(Soak for 2 hours)

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