B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Cyclamen creticum is cold hardy
USDA Zone:8 10° to 20°F (-12° to -6.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
WHITE to PINKISH, small, frag. of Lily of the Valley
SILVER flecked, 4cm. dia.
|Height, in meters: 0.06
Height, in feet: 0.20
|Cyclamen creticum seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
| Parts of Cyclamen creticum are considered toxic.
Synonyms (alternative names) for Cyclamen creticum:
|Cyclamen repandum subsp. creti,|
Common names for Cyclamen creticum:
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|6||: Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|46||: Mediterranean Natives and Introduced Plant Seeds|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|131||: Toxic Plants|
|Some of the deadliest known poisons are found in plants. Some major food plants, eaten by millions of people every day, have toxic parts.|
|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.|
|720||: Fire Resistant Plants|
|Different classes of resistance: some grow back, some don't burn, a few have highly inflammable leaves that leave the rest of the plant intact, some trees don't have lower branches.|
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.
Cyclamen creticum seeds will usually germinate in 30-60 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Keep moist and in total darkness.