Spekboom Seeds

Hi All,

Does anyone know if the Spekboom plant produces seeds? And where I might get some?

Thanks,

Dave

4 Responses to Spekboom Seeds

  1. Niall October 21, 2010 at 8:49 am #

    I’ve only ever grown Spekboom from cuttings however I have seen it flower profusely so I assume it must produce seeds?

  2. Elephant's Eye October 21, 2010 at 10:14 pm #

    Just ask nicely next time you see a plant. You only need a tiny bit. A few leaves will root if they fall to the ground!

  3. Merika October 22, 2010 at 7:51 am #

    It does flower profusely and produces many seeds. Seeds should be picked when ripe i.e. when they start ‘paragliding’ off the plant. Don’t know where you can buy them from seed – find a plant and make some cuttings. Cuttings are much faster, and more forgiving. Visit the Eastern Cape, its home!

  4. mol-d October 22, 2010 at 4:27 pm #

    sound advice! 🙂

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