Windmill Palm producing seeds

nwmstropicsApril 7, 2010

My Trachy is pushing out 5 seed pods. How long will it take before they are ready to do something with? Are they easy to germinate? Also, how do you germinate them? I've posted a couple of pics below.

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You have to wait to see if its a male or female. Then you need both to make seeds. If they develope pallen that you can shake of its a male.

    Bookmark   April 7, 2010 at 2:01AM
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Yeah, you need a male and female to produce viable seeds. Lots of pollen=male, no pollen= female. Only females make seeds. Either way its nice to see them flower! Good luck!

    Bookmark   April 7, 2010 at 9:11PM
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