Ocean Spray, Cream Bush Holodiscus discolor

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Botanical Name:

Holodiscus discolor

Family:

Rosaceae

Genus:

Holodiscus

Species:

discolor

Common Name:

Ocean Spray, Cream Bush

Seeds Per Pound:
1,135,000
Quantity:
0.77 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
60
Germination:
40%
Germination Test Type:
estimate
Purity:
30%
Height:
12 feet
Collection Locale:
Montana
Crop Year:
2015
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
6
In Stock: 0.77 lb
Prices
Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
5.95
10 g
19.50
1 oz
29.95
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 120 days.
Germination: surface sow and keep moist.
Other: can be fall sown without stratification.
In a Nutshell:
* Holodiscus discolor is a shrub of western North America that is commonly known as ocean spray , creambush or ironwood . It is common in the Pacific Northwest where it is found in both openings and the forest understory at low to moderate elevations.
* Succeeds in a good loamy soil that does not become too dry in summer, in full sun or light shade. A fast-growing plant, it thrives in thin woodland. A very ornamental plant, when fully dormant it is hardy to about -15°c, though the young growth in spring can be damaged by late frosts. The flowers emit a perfume similar to meadowsweet. more...
* A decoction of the leaves has been used in the treatment of influenza. more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov