Raising Nerine from Seed

MARK MAZER AND FREDRIKA MAZER markmazerandfm13@earthlink.net
Sun, 01 Nov 2009 15:59:00 PST
> I've never tried with sarniensis either.  I've grown the dwarf species, 
> like angustifolia, filifolia, and filamentosa from seed, and they are 
> rather quick -- perhaps 3 years or so.
A quarter of the 20 N. sarniensis bulbs from a 2004 PBS seed
distribution.are in bloom now. One bloomed last year.
N. bowdenii-seed to first bloom in 5 or 6 years; sent you some years ago. I
find that they resent being disturbed..
N. huttoniae-sown in 2003, has not bloomed.
Mark Mazer
Hertford, North Carolina USA
Zone 7b-8

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