Cyphostemma segmentatum seed advice?

Pia Binha via pbs
Thu, 17 Jun 2021 05:25:37 PDT
i love this genus but it isn’t exactly a bulb or geophyte, is it?

tsuh yang

> On Jun 16, 2021, at 10:38 PM, Steve Marak via pbs <> wrote:
> I've had some trials with this plant (photo attached, probably). It took a couple of years to settle in, then I found out the hard way the stems are quite brittle (Silver Linings Department - they root easily enough), but I finally had some flowers this year. They're small, but with a lot of daubing I have one seed capsule.
> Internet comments are consistent in using words like "erratic" and "difficult" about germination, but then range from "most will germinate ... eventually" to "sow in vitro". I can do in vitro if it's necessary, or more accurately my wife, who flasks all our orchid seed, can, but ... does anyone know if it really is? And if so, have any advice on the protocols (seed sterilization, medium, nutrient levels, etc. etc.)?
> Thanks,
> Steve
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