B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Senecio elegans mauve-purple is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - annual
Flower or inflorescence:
PURPLE-MAUVE, YELLOW centred daisies, in spring
(grows in coastal sand)
divided lobes, coastal fleshy...sow in autumn
|Height, in meters: 1
Height, in feet: 3.30
|Senecio elegans mauve-purple sales history
Common names for Senecio elegans mauve-purple:
|Purple Ragwort, Strandblommetjie, Wild Cineraria,|
Senecio elegans mauve-purple
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|37||: South African Native and Introduced Plants|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|44||: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties|
|65||: World Coastal Tree and Plant Seed List|
|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.|
|153||: Semi Salt Tolerant Plant Seeds|
|169||: Sandy Soil Plant Seed List|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
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.
Senecio elegans mauve-purple seeds will usually germinate in 10-21 days.