B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Lagunaria patersonii Royal Purple is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - tree
Flower or inflorescence:
|Height, in meters: 4.5
Height, in feet: 14.85
|Lagunaria patersonii Royal Purple sales history
Lagunaria patersonii Royal Purple
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|15||: Australian Natives and Introduced Species|
|132||: Windy Condition Plant Shrub and Tree 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.|
|191||: Tropical Shrubs and Trees|
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.
Lagunaria patersonii Royal Purple seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Soak Lagunaria patersonii Royal Purple seeds in warm water, which should be changed daily. Most seeds swell up when they are soaked, those that do should be sown immediately. Seeds that don't swell can be gently scarified.
(Soak for 2 hours).