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Approximately 250.00 seeds per gram
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The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Echium wildpretii is cold hardy
USDA Zone:8 10° to 20°F (-12° to -6.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
ROSE-PINK in thyrsoid column (bright BLUE pollen)
(germin. 1-6 weeks warm)
lin.-lance., to 30cm. long, hairy, spirally arr. prost. rosette
|Height, in meters: 2
Height, in feet: 6.60
|Echium wildpretii sales history
| Parts of Echium wildpretii are considered toxic.
Synonyms (alternative names) for Echium wildpretii:
|Echium bourgaeanum, Echium bourgeanum,|
Common names for Echium wildpretii:
|Taginaste Roja, Tower of Jewels,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
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We only stock long lived seeds, except for a few species that are always in demand.
Seeds that are not in stock are acquired fresh when ordered.
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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.
Echium wildpretii seeds will usually germinate in 7-14 days.
Can be sown in situ.