B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Scilla peruviana is cold hardy
USDA Zone:8 10° to 20°F (-12° to -6.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
VIOLET-BLUE stell., large round head of 50-100
.....(germ. 2-4 months)
to 60x4cm., strap
|Height, in meters: 0.3
Height, in feet: 0.99
|Scilla peruviana seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Synonyms (alternative names) for Scilla peruviana:
Common names for Scilla peruviana:
|Cuban Lily, Hyacinth of Peru, Peruvian Jacinth, Peruvian Scilla,|
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.
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|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.
Scilla peruviana seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Scilla peruviana seeds will mostly germinate as the weather warms up in Spring, some may germinate during the Summer or Autumn but are more likely to stay dormant until the following Spring.