B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Tecophilaea cyanocrocus is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
deep BLUE, paler throat mark
bas., lin.-lance., -12.5cm.
|Height, in meters: 0.15
Height, in feet: 0.50
|Tecophilaea cyanocrocus seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Common names for Tecophilaea cyanocrocus:
|AGM, Chilean Crocus,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|We are looking for seeds from this plant, if you know where we can find seeds or would like to be told when we have a source, please let me know.|
|6||: Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|47||: Chilean Native Plant Tree and Shrub Seeds|
|110||: South American Native Plant Seed List|
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.
Tecophilaea cyanocrocus seeds will usually germinate in 30-365 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Keep compost slightly moist.