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Swainsona formosa

Swainsona formosa
Ruhmesblume, Sturt's Wüstenerbse, Sturt's Desert Pea
Synonyme: Clianthus formosus

mehrjähriger, meist jedoch einjährig gezogener, langsamwüchsiger Kriecher oder Kletterstrauch bis zu 3 m mit wechselständig angeordneten, unpaarig gefiederten Blättern, bestehend aus bis zu 21 paarig angeordneten, ca. 3 cm langen, ovalen, samtig behaarten, grau-grünen Blättchen. Die bis zu 8 cm langen, strahlend roten Blüten mit schwarzer Zeichnung erscheinen in Büscheln mit bis zu sechs Einzelblüten in den Blattachseln

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Family:  Fabaceae Schmetterlingsblütengewächse Evergreen:  yes
Origin:  Australia Fragrance: 
Group:  Climber Flower:  red, reddish, pale red, crimosn, dark red
Zone:  11 Flowering: 
Hibernate:  mind. 5-10°C Fruits:  Schoten
To use as:  Topfgarten, Wintergarten Locations:  sun to semi-shade
Toxic:  Rare: 

Sowing Instruction
Propagation: Seeds/Cuttings
Pre-Treatment: pour boiling water over the seeds + soak ca. 24-48 h.
Sowing Time: all year round
Sowing Deep: ca. 0,5 cm > sow immediately in single pots
Sowing Mix: Coir or sowing mix + sand or perlite
Germination Temperature: ca. 25°C
Location: bright + keep constantly moist, not wet
Germination Time: ca. 2-4 weeks
Irrigation: in the growing season regularly water
Fertilization: monthly 0,2%ig or long-term fertilizer
Pests: Spider mites > especially under glass
Substrate: potting soil + 2/3 sand or perlite
Culture: bright at approx. 15-20°C + keep constant slightly moist
Overwintering: Older specimens bright at approx. 10-15°C and just so much to water that the root ball not dries out completely.
Friday 30 November, 2012
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