Lupinus texensis blubonnet

pomme8916February 5, 2007

i am new to this flower and was wandering how to grow it in nc. i have heard you scarify and stratify the seeds and i really don't know what to do. please help! i just bought seed. will it germinate in war weather?

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pjtexgirl(7b DFW)

Needs a freeze to germinate. The colder/wetter winter the better. However that is by TX standards of wet/cold.PJ

    Bookmark   February 5, 2007 at 6:49PM
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pomme8916

if the seed is cracked b/c of startification can it still germiante?
will the fridge work? is just wetting them and butting them in the fridge will they germinate? (HARD SEED COAT)

    Bookmark   February 5, 2007 at 7:41PM
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