Upland Cotton, Mexican Cotton, American Upland Cotton, Wild Cotton Gossypium hirsutum

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Gossypium hirsutum

Family:

Malvaceae

Genus:

Gossypium

Species:

hirsutum

Common Name:

Upland Cotton, Mexican Cotton, American Upland Cotton, Wild Cotton

Seeds Per Pound:
4,540
Quantity:
0.02 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
16
Germination:
80%
Germination Test Type:
Actual
Purity:
99%
Height:
4-5 feet
Collection Locale:
Texas
Crop Year:
2016
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
annual

This seed lot has been treated with Captan.

In Stock: 0.02 lb
Prices
  • Gossypium hirsutum

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
4.95
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: Sow seed 1/4 inch deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* Gossypium hirsutum , known as Upland Cotton or Mexican Cotton , is the most widely planted species of cotton in the United States, constituting some 95% of all cotton production. Worldwide, the figure is about 90% of all production for this species. more...
* This is the most important cotton of commerce. It is widely grown in regions of the world where the growing season is long enough to allow the fruit to mature. It requires a minimum of 140 days from planting to harvest.
Usda description:
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