Baptisia australis

Germination Tips

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This species needs special care as described.

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Requires soaking. Place in warm water until seeds swell, usually 24-48 hours. Discard floaters and the water used for soaking. See https://youtu.be/dhL57pqnHHQ

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Sow @ 20°C. Seed germinates within 3 months.
Special Care: 
subject to damping off; scarification leads to rotting; grow in pot for 1 year before transplanting in garden; see http://www.gardenmyths.com/growing-baptisia-australis-from-seeds and http://www.gardenmyths.com/growing-baptisia-australis-from-seeds/#more-
Most of the seeds in our Germination Guide have been offered from time to time in our annual Seed Exchange (Seedex).