B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Lotus cruentus is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
PURPLE-RED-PINK (WHITE) pea sh.
BROWN pods to 3x0.3cm.
5 lfts.to 1.5x0.7cm.
|Height, in meters: 0.5
Height, in feet: 1.65
|Lotus cruentus sales history
Common names for Lotus cruentus:
|Red Bird's-foot Trefoil, Red Flower Lotus, Red Flowered Trefoil, Red-flowered Trefoil,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|15||: Australian Natives and Introduced Species|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|39||: Climbing Plant Seeds|
|57||: Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List|
|130||: Ground cover Plant Seed List (see also List 133)|
|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.
Lotus cruentus seeds will usually germinate in 14-30 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Transplant into 8cm pots.