B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Ruta chalepensis is cold hardy
USDA Zone:8 10° to 20°F (-12° to -6.5°C)
|Type of plant - sub-shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
2-3 pinnate, lfts. obov.
|Height, in meters: 0.6
Height, in feet: 1.98
|Ruta chalepensis sales history
| Parts of Ruta chalepensis are considered toxic.
Common names for Ruta chalepensis:
|Citronelle marron, Eastern Rue, Fringed Rue, Ruda (Oc/Esp.),|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|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.|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|46||: Mediterranean Natives and Introduced Plant Seeds|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|71||: Middle East, Arabian Native and Introduced Plants|
|75||: Natives of Asia Minor and Introductions|
|78||: South Eastern European Native and Introduced Plants|
|79||: North African Native and Introduced Plants|
|113||: East African Native Plant Seed List|
|952||: Wholesale Selection|
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.
Ruta chalepensis seeds will usually germinate in 30-42 days.