B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Tradescantia cerinthoides Variegata is cold hardy
USDA Zone:7 0° to 10°F (-17.5° to -12.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
irregular CREAM-WHITE varieg.
|Tradescantia cerinthoides Variegata sales history
Common names for Tradescantia cerinthoides Variegata:
Tradescantia cerinthoides Variegata
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|59||: Brazilian Native and Introduced Plants|
|130||: Ground cover Plant Seed List (see also List 133)|
|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.|
|139||: Hanging Basket Container 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.
Tradescantia cerinthoides Variegata seeds will usually germinate in 14-60 days.
Soak Tradescantia cerinthoides Variegata seeds in warm water, which should be changed daily. Most seeds swell up when they are soaked, those that do should be sown immediately. Seeds that don't swell can be gently scarified.
(Soak for 1/2 hour).