B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Mentzelia decapetala is cold hardy
USDA Zone:3 -40° to -30°F (-40° to -34.5°C)
|Type of plant - bulb or plant, depending on season
Flower or inflorescence:
frag. WHITE-YELLOW, -12cm., 10 petals, nocturnal, ~ profuse, ~ 10 weeks
(vernalise or stratify 4 weeks, germ. 4 weeks cool)
lanceolate, lobed...from dry, rocky soil
|Height, in meters: 1.2
Height, in feet: 3.96
|Mentzelia decapetala sales history
Common names for Mentzelia decapetala:
|Blazing Star, Giant Evening Star, Prairie Stickleaf, Ten-petal Mentzelia,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|62||: Mexican Native and Introduced Plants|
|87||: Natives of Central U.S.A.|
|94||: Natives of Rocky Mountain Area U.S.A.|
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.
Mentzelia decapetala seeds will usually germinate in 5-21 days.