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Lachenalia trichophylla (long hair) (10 seeds)


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Lachenalia trichophylla (long hair) (price per 10 seeds) It has 8-20cm, heart-shaped hairy leaf, flower is pale yellow occasionally flushed with pink in spring. It is an excellent potplant.  Sowing: Seed is best sown in autumn in deep seed trays or pots in a sterilized medium of equal parts fine compost or loam, and river sand. Sow the seed thinly to prevent overcrowding and fungal infection, and to allow sufficient room for each seedling’s bulb to develop. Cover with a thin layer of sand, and keep moist and shaded. Germination should occur within five weeks. Locality: Knersvlakte. Harvest: October 2020