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Approximately 80.00 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 Protea scolymocephala is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
small bowl shaped LIME, PINK tip, infl. to 4.5cm.dia., spring-summer
achene (sandy coastal, easy very attractive cut-flower)
lin.-spath. to 9x6cm., pointed....(sow in autumn)
|Height, in meters: 1
Height, in feet: 3.30
|Protea scolymocephala sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Protea scolymocephala:
Common names for Protea scolymocephala:
|Chartreuse Button, Scoly, Small Green Protea, Thistle Protea, Witskollie,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|18||: Australian and African Proteaceae|
|44||: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties|
|65||: World Coastal Tree and Plant Seed List|
|161||: Edible Flowers|
|Some flowers are poisonous if not cooked. Some are only edible while in bud. Identify and correctly prepare all flowers before eating. Do not eat flowers that have been sprayed with weedkiller or other chemicals.|
|169||: Sandy Soil Plant Seed List|
|191||: Tropical Shrubs and Trees|
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.
Protea scolymocephala seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.