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Approximately 360.00 seeds per gram
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B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Setaria italica is cold hardy
USDA Zone:6 -10° to 0°F (-23.5° to -18°C)
|Type of plant - annual
Flower or inflorescence:
WHITE, YELLOW, RED, BLACK
linear, flat, to 45x2cm., BRONZE-GREEN bristles
|Height, in meters: 1.5
Height, in feet: 4.95
|Setaria italica sales history
Common names for Setaria italica:
|Ch'Ing liang mi, Ching liang mi, Foxtail Bristle-Grass, Foxtail Millet, Hsiao mi, Huang liang mi, Italian Millet, Japanese Millet, Kolbenhirse, Korra, Ku tzu, Liang, Pai liang mi, Shu, Su ya,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|19||: Everlasting and Dried Flower Seeds Australian and Other|
|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.|
|44||: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties|
|61||: Economic Fodder Plant Seed List|
|77||: Central European Native and Introduced Plants|
|90||: Cereals, Legumes, and other Food and Oilseed Plants|
|145||: Grasses Seed List|
|Mainly low growing herbage with blade like leaves, for all Gramineae see list 713|
|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.|
|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.
Setaria italica seeds will usually germinate in 10-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.