Daphne sp.

Germination Tips

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This species needs special care as described.

6

Requires scarification. Nick or rub between sheets of sandpaper. See https://youtu.be/icB9HrqdQqU

8

Pulpy coat inhibits germination. Remove by soaking and rinsing in clean water daily for approximately 7 days. Discard water.

H

Use repeated cycles of 4°C, then 20°C for 3 months each. Germination is very prolonged.
Special Care: 
soak in detergent then clean in running water 12-24 hours
Most of the seeds in our Germination Guide have been offered from time to time in our annual Seed Exchange (Seedex).