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By Frothy_Milk
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Joined:  Sun Apr 30, 2017 9:39 pm
#295286
Is it hard to grow sarracenia from seed? I could be patient and wait months for them to germinate, but I live in zone 9 so I might have to do fridge stratification. Has anyone done fridge stratification that can give me tips?


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By Raistlarn
Posts:  305
Joined:  Tue Nov 01, 2016 2:20 am
#295289
I live in zone 9 as well. For fridge stratification; just put seeds in a Ziploc with moist long fiber sphagnum moss. You are also at the perfect climate where you can sow the seeds on the soil and leave outside over winter.
By KategoricalKarnivore
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Joined:  Wed Aug 24, 2016 5:00 pm
#295296
I stratify me seeds by putting them in some damp LFSM in those little sauce cups with a lid into the fridge. Cheap and stackable. I'm in zone 8B and I also just sprinkled them in my outdoor bog last fall for a natural stratification. They germinated just fine this spring.
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