Sunday, October 24, 2010

Araucaria rulei

6 months old seedling
seedlings few days old (mixture of A.rulei and A.laubenfelsii)
Origin: New Caledonia
Conservation status:
Germination: soaked seeds for one day in the water and placed them onto wet cotton pads changing the cotton pads daily. Most seeds started opening after ca. 5-6 days. Then i placed them in the mixture of vermiculite, perlite and coco fibres. Out of 10 seeds 6 germinated (6 with 4 cotyledons, 2 were purple and 4 green).

1 comment:

  1. Hi there, do you have any spare plants of these? I am asking on behalf of a friend who is a potential National Collection holder. Thank you so much, and I really like your blog! Rob :)