GEUM rivale

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GEUM rivale

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One Portion is usually sufficient for approx. 50 plants.
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Plant Description

Article Type: (JET® rubbed seed)
Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Rosaceae
Origin: Northern Hemisphere
Special Features: Nodding blooms of light-yellow with reddish-brown calyxes. Lovely species for naturalizing in cool, moist conditions.
Historical: American Indians used this for treatment of stomach problems.
 
Basic Colour: (yellow / gold)
Flower Colour: light-yellow with reddish-brown calyxes
Natural Flowering Period: April - May
Flowering: First year flowering
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z3 - Z7
Foliage: pinnatifid, basal leaves with 7-15 serrate leaves
Growth Habit: clumping
Height with Flowers: 35 cm
Spacing between Plants: 35 cm
Soil Requirements: boggy / humus rich, fertile
Location:
Usage: water or marshplant
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.71429 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
1400
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
2 Gram
Sowing Rates/Trays: 2 - 3 per cell
Plug tray recommended size(s): 128 / 288
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Best Sowing Date
(northern Hemisphere, Field condition):
late autumn - early spring
Sowing to Germination: 6 - 8 weeks
Germination to Transplant: 4 - 6 weeks
Transplanting to Potting: 6 - 8 weeks
Cutting back at Transplanting: Not Necessary.
Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2") / 1-2 plugs per 11/12 cm (4 1/2")
Vernalization: No vernalization required for flowering in the first year.
Forcing: An obvious place to experiment - following vernalization - would be raising daytime temperatures to 60° - 65°F (15° - 17°C). Provide 16 hours of continuous lighting. During the short days of winter, provide a night interruption lighting of 4 hours between 10:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m.
Fertilizer: Medium (150-200 ppm)
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