growing rudbeckia herbstonne from seed

sevebJuly 5, 2007

Hi

Can anyone tell me how to grow herbstonne from seed.

I've tried many times with no luck.

Thanks

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pitimpinai(z6 Chicago)

It's very difficult for me too. I got one germination last year out of hundreds, but the squirrel destroyed it when I set the little pot out in the garden. Poofed!

    Bookmark   July 7, 2007 at 2:26PM
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georgez5il(z5 IL)

I dont know how you tried to germinate but I have success with.... lightly cover the seed SOIL TEMP 70-75F took 4 to 45 days to germinate & 10-14 weeks to set out green.

    Bookmark   July 8, 2007 at 3:52PM
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seveb

Pretty much do that.
Good to know soemone's had success.
Don't have problem with others in rudbeckia family
Guess I'll keep trying.

    Bookmark   July 9, 2007 at 10:59AM
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