Photo Photo Photo

Rhodanthe anthemoides

Chamomile Sunray

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

Surface sow, cover lightly with gravel.

Watering
 

Germination
 

Germination usually occurs within 1-4 weeks.
Light required for germination.

Seed should be stored for 6-18 months to ripen. If using fresh seed, stratify for 1-2 months at 4°C to achieve good germination rate.

Pests and Disease
 
When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Autumn or Spring

Seed Collection Timeframe
 

Storage and Ripening
 

After-ripening period of 6-18 months.

Grows from Cuttings
 

Yes