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The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Lathyrus niger is cold hardy
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
LILAC-VIOLET, aging BLUE, 1.5cm., raceme 3-6 fls.
...............(plant stems dry BLACK, persist in winter)
3-6 pairs 3.5cm. lg. lfts.
|Height, in meters: 1
Height, in feet: 3.30
|Lathyrus niger sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Lathyrus niger:
Common names for Lathyrus niger:
|Black Bitter-vetch, Black Pea, Gesse noire, Groszek, Schwarzwerdende Platterbse,|
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|"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.
Lathyrus niger seeds will usually germinate in 20-30 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Soak or chip the seeds.