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Hebe elliptica

Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany

B and T World Seeds' Botanical Glossary

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 78115

The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Hebe elliptica is cold hardy
USDA Zone:7 0° to 10°F   (-17.5° to -12.5°C)
Type of plant - shrub
Flower or inflorescence: pale PINK to MAUVE, corymbs
Foliage: ell.-obl., 2-4cm. long
Height, in meters: 5
Height, in feet: 16.50
Hebe elliptica seeds may be subject to seasonal availability

Synonyms (alternative names) for Hebe elliptica:
Veronica elliptica, 

Common names for Hebe elliptica:


Hebe elliptica is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.

23:   New Zealand Natives and Introduced Species
29:   Temperate Forest and Woodland Tree and Shrub Seed List
40:   Shrub Seed List, Hardy and Tender
65:   World Coastal Tree and Plant Seed List
110:   South American Native Plant Seed List
132:   Windy Condition Plant Shrub and Tree Seed List
136:   Falkland Islands Native Plant Seed List
153:   Semi Salt Tolerant Plant Seeds
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.
190:   Trees and Shrubs For Mediterranean Climates
564:  Plantaginaceae
618:  Scrophulariaceae
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.

Happier and Healthier Plants, Naturally

plant-fungus communities, for improved nutrition, and disease and drought resistance.

Germination guide for Hebe elliptica

These notes are a general guide, it is recommended to check specialist literature for some of the more unusual seeds in our lists.
Seed Germination Theory and Practice by Professor Norman C. Deno
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds. Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like Welwitschia mirabilis 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.
Some seeds need to be in the light (surface sown) or in the dark (sown deep enough to receive little or no light) to germinate. A rule of thumb is to cover the seeds their own width deep in the growing medium, but some seeds prefer to be sown much deeper, and some fairly large seeds like to be surface sown (or higher).
Many seeds germinate best at certain temperatures, some will germinate at a comparatively wide range of temperatures, yet others need fluctuating temperatures.
Almost all seeds are waiting in a dormant state for some outside stimulus to break their dormancy, some just need sufficiently high ambiant humidity, others need scarification, vernalization or to be passed through the intestines of an animal.

Hebe elliptica seeds will usually germinate in 15-30 days.
Sow Hebe elliptica seeds about 1mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 20°C.

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