B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Daboecia cantabrica proteg. is cold hardy
USDA Zone:6 -10° to 0°F (-23.5° to -18°C)
|Type of plant - sub-shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
|Height, in meters: 0.5
Height, in feet: 1.65
|Daboecia cantabrica proteg. sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Daboecia cantabrica proteg.:
|Andromeda daboecia, Boretta cantabrica, Daboecia polifolia, Erica daboecia, Menziesia polifolia, Vaccinium cantabricum,|
Common names for Daboecia cantabrica proteg.:
|Bruyere de St.Daboec, Connemara Heath, Irish Heath, St. Dabeoc's heath, St. Dabeocs Heath, St. Daboec's Heath, St. Daboecs Heath, St.Dabeoc's Heath, St.Dabeocs Heath,|
Daboecia cantabrica proteg.
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|9||: Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)|
|14||: Cape Heaths (African Ericas) Seed List|
|103||: Western European Native and Introduced Plants|
|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.|
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.
Daboecia cantabrica proteg. seeds will usually germinate in 30-120 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Never allow compost to dry out.