TOLMIEA menziesii

Product 2607 From 2769

TOLMIEA menziesii

Piggyback Plant, Pickaback Plant
Select Item No. TA160


One Portion is usually sufficient for approx. 50 plants.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Saxifragaceae
Origin: Western North America: riverbanks, moist forests.
Special Features: Extraordinary foliage plant. In the leaf blade often new plantlets arise. Ground contact results in vegetative propagation. Rarely used as a groundcover. Can be used as room or balcony plant in pot, tray or hanging basket. Undemanding if not to dry. Easy to grow.
Basic Colour: (brown)
Flower Colour: brownish
Natural Flowering Period: May - June
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z6 - Z8
Growth Habit: stoloniferous / rhizomatous / evergreen
Height with Flowers: 25 cm
Spacing between Plants: 25 cm
Soil Requirements: moist / humus rich, fertile / loamy
Characteristics: ornamental foliage plant / groundcover
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.06452 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
1 Gram
Sowing Direction:

(9) These seeds germinate rapidly depending on species and origin. If germination does not occur after 3–4 weeks a cooling period of 2–4 weeks is recommended.

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