Nodding Beggartick, Nodding Bur-marigold, Nodding Beggarsticks, Nodding Bur Marigold, Bur Marigold, Pitchfork Weed, Sticktight, Sticktights, Tickseed Sunflower Bidens cernua

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Bidens cernua

Family:

Asteraceae

Genus:

Bidens

Species:

cernua

Common Name:

Nodding Beggartick, Nodding Bur-marigold, Nodding Beggarsticks, Nodding Bur Marigold, Bur Marigold, Pitchfork Weed, Sticktight, Sticktights, Tickseed Sunflower

Lot#:
070632
Seeds Per Pound:
394,980
Quantity:
0.36 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
62
Germination:
88%
Germination Test Type:
TZ
Purity:
81%
Height:
5 feet
Collection Locale:
PA
Crop Year:
2007
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
annual
In Stock: 0.36 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
2.95
1 oz
14.53
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days.
Germination: sow seed 1/16" deep , tamp the soil, keep moist.
In a Nutshell:
* Bidens cernua, commonly called called nodding beggarticks[4] or nodding bur-marigold, is an herbaceous plant native to North America. It grows from 30-100cm tall in wet areas. The leaves are sessile with a coarsely-toothed margin. more...
* The species name cernua is Latin for nodding. Bur Marigold seeds are sometimes eaten by ducks. Where the range of this species and Smooth Bur Marigold (B. laevis) overlap in coastal areas, B. cernua is much less prevalent. more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov