B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Lotus purshianus is cold hardy
USDA Zone:6 -10° to 0°F (-23.5° to -18°C)
|Type of plant - annual
Flower or inflorescence:
PINK - CREAM pea fls.
lt,GREEN hairy, in dense mats
|Lotus purshianus sales history
Common names for Lotus purshianus:
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|53||: Bedding Plant Seed List|
|61||: Economic Fodder Plant Seed List|
|76||: Californian Native Plant Seed List|
|88||: Natives of U.S.North West|
|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 purshianus seeds will usually germinate in 14-30 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Transplant into 8cm pots.