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Approximately 200.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Microlaena avenacea is cold hardy
USDA Zone:8 10° to 20°F (-12° to -6.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
loose panicles on arching culms
..............................(stratify 1 month for better germination)
BLUE-GREEN, to 1cm. wide
|Height, in meters: 0.7
Height, in feet: 2.31
|Microlaena avenacea seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Common names for Microlaena avenacea:
|Bush Rice Grass,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|1||: Stock list|
|Our stock changes almost every day, with seeds arriving and being shipped all over the world.|
We only stock long lived seeds, except for a few species that are always in demand.
Seeds that are not in stock are acquired fresh when ordered.
|23||: New Zealand Natives and Introduced Species|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|130||: Ground cover Plant Seed List (see also List 133)|
|145||: Grasses Seed List|
|Mainly low growing herbage with blade like leaves, for all Gramineae see list 713|
|162||: Cushion Or Hummock Plant Seed List (Small and Larger)|
|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.
Microlaena avenacea seeds will usually germinate in 10-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.