B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
|Eryngium bourgatii Picos Blue sales history
Eryngium bourgatii Picos Blue
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|19||: Everlasting and Dried Flower Seeds Australian and Other|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|44||: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties|
|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.
Eryngium bourgatii Picos Blue seeds will usually germinate in 90-5 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Outdoor Treatment, in temperate regions, can give Eryngium bourgatii Picos Blue seeds exactly the sequence of cold and damp and warm conditions needed to encourage germination. Check your weather conditions to see whether they may be appropriate. Shady sheltered conditions are recommended (to keep humidity and temperature regular) in a free draining, but water retentive medium - this can be in pots in a cold frame, where they can be easily protected from weeds and animals.
Eryngium bourgatii seeds mostly germinate as the weather warms up in Spring, Some may remain dormant and germinate the following Spring.