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Am. kiusianus and Am. henryi germination
From: Paul Tyerman ptyerman at ozemail.com.au> on 2002.09.26 at 00:11:00(9456)|
I've watched this discussion and figure that I must be really lucky. I
received seed of henryi and kiusianus over hte last few years. Both
germinated happily for me, within 8 months. The Am. henryi took the 8
months to send up their first leaves (I had buried them so I didn't see
radicals), whereas the kiusianus took a matter of a few weeks only (I think
6 at the max) to send out radicals (they were on the surface, covered
lightly in gravel), and 3 1/2 months to send up their first leaves.
If I can offer any help then ask. I have only had experience with Am.
lewallei, kiusianus, heterophyllum and henryi seeds..... all of which have
had at least some germination.
Canberra, Australia. USDA equivalent - Zone 8/9|
Growing.... Galanthus, Erythroniums, Fritillarias, Cyclamen, Crocus,
Cyrtanthus, Liliums, Hellebores, Aroids, Irises plus just about anything
else that doesn't move!!!!!
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