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Cassinia aculeata

Dogwood, Common Cassinia, Dolly Bush

Species Description

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Species description

Cultivation and Uses

This link will give you information about climate parameters, tolerance of climate extremes and adverse soils, biological traits under cultivation, soil factors, uses and potentially undesirable attributes.

Cultivation and uses

Plant Growing Stages

Germination

2 Months

4 Months

6 Months


Seed

Seed Description


Seed Pre-Treatment

Sowing

Surface sow. Smoke treatment may improve results.

Watering
 

Germination
 

Germinates within 1-4 weeks.

Pests and Disease
 
When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Late Spring-Summer

Seed Collection Timeframe
 

February - March

Storage and Ripening
 

Short after-ripening period.
Fresh Seed recommended. Does not store long even at 4°C.

Grows from Cuttings
 

Yes