Sensitive Partridge Pea Chamaecrista nictitans

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Chamaecrista nictitans

Family:

Fabaceae

Genus:

Chamaecrista

Species:

nictitans

Common Name:

Sensitive Partridge Pea

Seeds Per Pound:
78,088
Quantity:
0.03 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
33
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
97%
Height:
1-2 feet
Collection Locale:
Hawaii
Crop Year:
2014
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
annual
In Stock: 0.03 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
6.95
10 g
89.95
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in cold water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/16" deep, tamp the soil, lightly mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* Chamaecrista nictitans (Sensitive Partridge Pea, Small Partridge Pea or Wild Sensitive Plant) is a herbaceous species of legume widely distributed through the temperate and tropical Americas.
* It is an annual plant capable of rapid plant movement—its leaflets fold together when touched.
* It is similar to Chamaecrista fasciculata except that the leaves are smaller. more...
Usda description:
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