KOCHIA SCOPARIA - Falso ciprés
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SEEDS OF KOCHIA SCOPARIA - SUMMER CYPRESS

The plant from which Tonburi comes. The dried seeds can be eaten and are a must in Japanese cooking called ‘tonburi’. The texture is similar to caviar. In natural medicine the seeds are also used to prevent hypertension, obesity and arterioscleriosis. The plant is used as forage for livestock, for erosion control, and as an ornamental plant. Phytoremediation plant.

Annual plant growing up to 2m with green lanceolate leaves. The leaves become orange, red or violet at the end of the summer. Yellow flowers. It adapts to any type of soils.

Seeds/gr: 1000
1,50  without VAT (10%)

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Sow outdoors
Harvest
Average germination (%) 70
Climate Zone Temperate areas, Warm areas
Flower colour Yellow
Foliage color Autumn, Orange, Purple, Red
Germination (in days) 7-14
Hardiness Non hardy
Life cycle Annual
Plant usage Balcony & Courtyard, Baskets & Containers, City garden, Culinary, Edible, Erosion control, Fodder, Gardening, Greenfilter, Herbs garden, Medicinal, Wild garden
Seeds per gram 1.000
Soil - Moisture Well-drained
Soil - Type No preference
Sunlight - Exposure Partial shade, Sun
Watering Regular

Direct sowing with day temperatures of 20ºC/25ºC.Lightly cover the seeds and maintain the humidity until germination is completed.

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