B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - annual or perennial, depending on climate
Flower or inflorescence:
ROSE-PURPLE, dense nodding spikes, border, cut-flower
achene.....(vernalise or stratify 1 month, germ. ~2 weeks)
10-20cm., broad ovate, acute at top of stem.. ~ variegated CREAM-WHITE
|Height, in meters: 3
Height, in feet: 9.90
|Persicaria orientalis seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Synonyms (alternative names) for Persicaria orientalis:
Common names for Persicaria orientalis:
|(TCM:root for hepatitis), Hong cao, Hung ts'ao, Kiss Me over the Garden Gate, Oke-Tade, Orientalischer Knoterich, Prince's Feather, Prince's Feather, Shiro gane nishi, Shui hong, Shui hong hua zi, Water Pepper,|
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.
|15||: Australian Natives and Introduced Species|
|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.|
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|44||: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties|
|51||: Chinese Native and Introduced Plants|
|53||: Bedding Plant Seed List|
|73||: East Asian Native and Introduced Plants|
|104||: South East Asian Native Plant Seeds|
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.
Persicaria orientalis seeds will usually germinate in 21-60 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Do not overwater