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Approximately 2140.00 seeds per gram
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The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Dodecatheon meadia is cold hardy
USDA Zone:3 -40° to -30°F (-40° to -34.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
PURPLE to WHITE, ~ cyclamen-like, April - May
capsule.........(stratify 6-8 weeks, germinate cool)
oblance. to 25x13cm...pref. semi-shade, borders
|Height, in meters: 0.5
Height, in feet: 1.65
|Dodecatheon meadia seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Synonyms (alternative names) for Dodecatheon meadia:
|Dodecatheon hugeri, Dodecatheon pauciflorum,|
Common names for Dodecatheon meadia:
|American Cowslip, Midland Shooting Star, Pride of Ohio, RHS AGM, Shooting Star,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
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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.
Dodecatheon meadia seeds will usually germinate in 90-365 days.
Dodecatheon meadia seeds will mostly germinate as the weather warms up in Spring, some may germinate during the Summer or Autumn but are more likely to stay dormant until the following Spring.