Carbon-neutral shipping with Shopify Planet
Carbon-neutral shipping on all orders
Powered by Shopify Planet
Skip to product information
1 of 3

Passion For Plantation

50 Plumeria Rubra Frangipani Seeds

50 Plumeria Rubra Frangipani Seeds

Regular price $15.00 SGD
Regular price Sale price $15.00 SGD
Sale Sold out
Shipping calculated at checkout.

Plumeria rubra is a small to medium-sized deciduous tree native to tropical regions, particularly in Central America and the Caribbean. It features thick succulent stems and leathery, lance-shaped leaves arranged in clusters at the branch tips. The flowers are the highlight of this plant, displaying a range of colors including white, yellow, pink, and red. The petals are often beautifully patterned and emit a delightful fragrance.

To germinate Plumeria rubra seeds, follow these steps:

  1. Preparation: Soak the seeds in water for 24 hours. This helps soften the outer seed coat, enhancing germination.

  2. Potting Mix: Prepare a well-draining potting mix consisting of equal parts perlite, coarse sand, and peat moss. Fill small pots or seed trays with this mixture.

  3. Planting: Sow the seeds about half an inch deep in the potting mix. Gently cover them with soil, ensuring good seed-to-soil contact.

  4. Moisture and Warmth: Moisten the soil but avoid overwatering, as excessive moisture can cause rotting. Place the pots or trays in a warm location with temperatures around 75-85°F (24-29°C).

  5. Germination: Plumeria seeds can take anywhere from a few days to a few weeks to germinate. During this period, ensure the soil remains lightly moist but not waterlogged.

  6. Transplanting: Once the seedlings develop a few sets of true leaves and are large enough to handle, carefully transplant them into individual pots filled with well-draining soil mix.

  7. Growth and Care: Provide the Plumeria seedlings with ample sunlight, ideally six to eight hours of direct sunlight daily. Water them sparingly, allowing the soil to dry out slightly between waterings. Fertilize the plants with a balanced, low-nitrogen fertilizer during the growing season to encourage healthy growth.

View full details