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Gynatrix pulchella

Hemp Bush

Species Description

This link will give you an image of the species as a mature plant, as well as flower, fruit and seed description.

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

Watering
 

Germination
 

Germination usually occurs within 2-4 weeks.
Smoke treatment may increase germination rate. Removal of outer seed coat also improves germination.

Pests and Disease
 
When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Late Spring-Summer

Seed Collection Timeframe
 

Late November - December

Storage and Ripening
 

Seed remains viable for up to two years stored at room temperature.

Grows from Cuttings
 

Yes