B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Hoodia gordonii cit is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F (-1° to +4.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
PINK to MAROON corona, ~ GREEN-YELLOW striped, 8-10cm. dia., arom.
(sow on surface with a little sand, in spring)
stems 5cm. dia., spiny (keep dryish)
|Height, in meters: 0.45
Height, in feet: 1.48
|Hoodia gordonii cit sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Hoodia gordonii cit:
|Hoodia barklyi, Hoodia burkei, Hoodia longispina, Stapelia gordonii,|
Hoodia gordonii cit
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|We are looking for seeds from this plant, if you know where we can find seeds or would like to be told when we have a source, please let me know.|
|26||: Succulent Plant Seed List|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|37||: South African Native and Introduced Plants|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|83||: Vegetable Seed List|
|169||: Sandy Soil Plant Seed List|
|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.|
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.
Hoodia gordonii cit seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.