«Les Semences Marie-Victorin» suggests a collection of native plant seeds that will entice the amateurs for the products of our horticultural heritage.
Cornus alternifolia very elegant and surprising with its branches developing in horizontal layers. Slow in growth, this native shrub is perfectly adapted for city gardens. Furthermore, the birds are very fond of its dark fruits.
May and June
cool or moist
Mix seeds with an equal amount of damp sand or vermiculite. Place the mixture in a sealed plastic bag. Store the bag in a refrigerator or cool storage room for 90 days. Sow seeds when there is no risk of ground frost. Or plant the seeds outdoors during the fall. Germination will occur after 2 winter periods (18 to 20 months).
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