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B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Magnolia officinalis organic seed is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - deciduous tree
Flower or inflorescence:
frag. WHITE, to 20cm. dia. RED sts.
ovoid to 15cm.lg.
obtuse, to 40x20cm.
|Height, in meters: 20
Height, in feet: 66.00
|Magnolia officinalis organic seed sales history
Common names for Magnolia officinalis organic seed:
|Hou po hua,|
Magnolia officinalis organic seed
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|We are looking for seeds from this plant, if you know where we can find seeds or would like to be told when we have a source, please let me know.|
|34||: Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List|
|Not all Oriental Herbs are Culinary, or even edible. Be sure to correctly identify and prepare all herbs and vegetables before use.|
|40||: Shrub Seed List, Hardy and Tender|
|51||: Chinese Native and Introduced Plants|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|720||: Fire Resistant Plants|
|Different classes of resistance: some grow back, some don't burn, a few have highly inflammable leaves that leave the rest of the plant intact, some trees don't have lower branches.|
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.
Magnolia officinalis organic seed seeds will usually germinate in 120+ days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Magnolia officinalis organic seed 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".
Place in frig. for 4 months.