B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Plumbago zeylanica is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F (-1° to +4.5°C)
|Type of plant - shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
WHITE, cor. 2.5cm., dense spikes
ovate, 3-12cm. long
|Height, in meters: 1
Height, in feet: 3.30
|Plumbago zeylanica sales history
| Parts of Plumbago zeylanica are considered toxic.
Common names for Plumbago zeylanica:
|Bai hua dan, Bama, Ceylon Leadwort, Ceylonesisch Bleiwurz, Cheraka, Chita, Chitrak (bark), Chitrak Bark, Chitraka, Citraka, Daun Entjok, Doctorbush, Godong Enchok, Inobiri, Jarak, Leadwort, Malacara, Ohyeegya, Pega-Pollo, Plumbago, Poksor, Seiron-Maturi, White-Flowered Leadwort, Wild White Plumbago,|
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.|
|15||: Australian Natives and Introduced Species|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|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.|
|41||: Malaysian Native and Introduced Plants|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|73||: East Asian Native and Introduced Plants|
|131||: Toxic Plants|
|Some of the deadliest known poisons are found in plants. Some major food plants, eaten by millions of people every day, have toxic parts.|
|191||: Tropical Shrubs and Trees|
|699||: Ayurvedic Medicinal Herbs|
|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.
Plumbago zeylanica seeds will usually germinate in 25-30 days.