Amorphophallus titanum

Germination Tips

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Sow immediately. The viability of these seeds is short or the species propagates best with fresh seed. Stored seed might be coaxed into germination with temperature cycling and patience.

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This species needs special care as described.

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Sow @ 20°C. Seed germinates within 3 months.
Special Care: 
Sow 5 mm deep in a pocket of sand in a 9 cm pots which contains well drained soil. Germinate in bright light @ 26 °C. Keep moist, but not too wet. During the dormant period, small plants may still need a little watering.
Most of the seeds in our Germination Guide have been offered from time to time in our annual Seed Exchange (Seedex).