Thermopsis villosa

Thermopsis villosa DOLB 2014, 16, 17
Thermopsis villosa GALL 2019
Germination Tips


This species needs special care as described.


Resents transplanting.


Requires scarification. Nick or rub between sheets of sandpaper.  See  Seed coat of Baptisia and Oxytropis and other Fabaceae can be scarified by soaking in boiling water. See


Requires soaking. Place in warm water until seeds swell, usually 24-48 hours. Discard floaters and the water used for soaking. See


Sow @ 20°C. Seed germinates within 3 months.
Special Care: 
tiny seed should be scarified with sandpaper, pot deeply; protect from damping off
Most of the seeds in our Germination Guide have been offered from time to time in our annual Seed Exchange (Seedex).