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Leucopogon parviflorus

Coast Beard-heath

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

Watering
 

Germination
 

Difficult to grow from seed as seed usually passed through birds before it germinates. Germination may take 3-18 months. Stratification may speed up germination. Sowing seed fresh in soil collected from parent plants may improve germination as well.

Pests and Disease
 
When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Autumn-Early Winter

Seed Collection Timeframe
 

November - February

Storage and Ripening
 

Grows from Cuttings
 

Yes