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By jamie fowler
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Joined:  Sat Oct 06, 2012 4:19 pm
#190787
Hi Folks I've bought some Nep Ampullaria seeds and wanted to know if anyone has any info on stratification, cant seen to find much on internet...
By sbrooks
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Joined:  Tue May 22, 2012 3:33 pm
#190789
I've been told that Nepenthes does not require dormancy. Therefore I would assume that the seeds do not require stratification.
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By tzestan
Posts:  358
Joined:  Thu Jul 09, 2009 3:08 pm
#190825
Spaced out the seeds on top of moist LSF. Container partially closed using transparent cover to increase humidity to 80%. Keep it at 25-32C at bright spot, but out of direct sunlight. No stratification. Fresh amp seeds should start to germinate in 2-3 weeks. They loose viability fast. 2 month old seeds have less than 50% germination rate.
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