B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - annual
Flower or inflorescence:
PURPLE, YELLOW (WHITE to PINK to LILAC)
|Height, in meters: 0.45
Height, in feet: 1.48
|Linaria maroccana sales history
Common names for Linaria maroccana:
|Baby Snapdragon, Marokkanisches Leinkraut, Moroccan Toadflax, Spurred Snapdragon, Toadflax,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|44||: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties|
|45||: Bee and Butterfly Attracting also Honey and Pollen Plant Seeds|
|46||: Mediterranean Natives and Introduced Plant Seeds|
|53||: Bedding Plant Seed List|
|79||: North African Native and Introduced Plants|
|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.
Linaria maroccana seeds will usually germinate in 10-15 days.
Linaria maroccana seeds need to be "overwintered" before they will germinate.
Stratification; cold treatment or vernalization. Seeds of some species need just a couple of weeks, others 3 months. Seeds can be stratified in dampened peat or sand, in a plastic box or bag at 4°C or 5°C in a refrigerator. The seeds should not be frozen or in a wet medium. Very small seeds can be sown on the surface of their growing medium, in pots sealed in plastic bags, and kept in the 'fridge. Many vernalized seeds need light to germinate when they are sown in the "Spring".
(Pre-chill for 3 weeks).