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SKU Code: ES 59
Characteristics: Deciduous vine 7 m
Seeds per packets: 4
One of the most popular of all Wisteria and a very vigorous climber. Sprays of lightly scented drooping clusters of lavender blue flowers up to 30 cm long occurring profusely before the leaves emerge in spring.
Originates from China.
Adaptable to most soils and conditions, drought and frost resistant.
Although seed can be sown most of the year in many parts of Australia seed is generally best sown in spring or autumn in temperate climates, avoid the coldest and hottest months of the year. The optimum germination temperature for germination is around 18-24°C
Swaisona seeds germinate readily, however they do have a hard outer coating which is impervious to water. To assist in the uptake of moisture for germination to occur seed best scarified by pre-treating with hot water.
Hot water treatment is recommended for this species.
Note: Seed can be nicked with a sharp knife as an alternative to the boiling water and then soaked in warm water.
General note: Seeds of many plants are dormant and require specific conditions or pre-treatment for germination.
Do not be too hasty to discard seed that does not germinate, seeds will often lay dormant until the conditions are similar to their natural requirements for germination to occur. Containers put to one side will often surprise long after they were discarded.
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.