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Vittadinia gracilis

Woolly New Holland Daisy

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.

Watering
 

Germination
 

Germination usually occurs within 1-3 weeks.
Light required for germination. Lower temperatures may be benificial for germination. Germination also improved by soaking or leaching seed for 10 days.

Pests and Disease
 
When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Autumn

Seed Collection Timeframe
 

November - January

Storage and Ripening
 

May have a 4-6 months after-ripening period.
Seed may retain viability for 2-3 years.

Grows from Cuttings
 

Yes