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Gunnera tinctoria
Family:Gunneraceae
Native
Excellent ornamental value (A +)
Height: 3 m.
USDA Hardiness Zone 7, even 6b. The plant tolerates low temperatures (-15° C even  -20° C), it can be covered by snow for months (1 - 8 months). The plant grows in water or it has its roots within a permanent water course. This corresponds to marshes, bogs, water courses, lake and river shores. Humid areas, with almost constant rainfall. Short dry periods are possible (generally not longer than 1 month). Some shadow. Some protection against direct sunlight, some shadow from vegetation, filtering about 20 - 40 % of light. In shadow. Steep slopes facing south or a vegetation cover which filters 40 - 80 % of light. In deep shadow. Deep ravines facing south with additional shadow from trees, or where there is a very dense vegetation cover which gives 80 - 100 % shadow (for instance, the Valdivian forests)
Shrub Red, without information on the number of petals
Medicinal Edible plant Industrial Use
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Because these seeds can not be stored for long times (they are recalcitrant), these seeds are available only during the following period: April-June
These seeds are generally restocked in: March
Once this lot runs out, it will probably not be restocked next season.

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One packet contains at least 50 seeds.