Botanical name: Argyreia nervosa
Synonym: Argyreia speciosa, Convolvulus nervosus, Convolvulus speciosus, Lettsomia nervosa
Common name: Hawaiian Baby Woodrose, Adhoguda, Vidhara, Elephant Creeper, Woolly Morning Glory, Silver Morning Glory
Native to: Indian subcontinent
Life cycle: perennial
Flower colour: white-purple
Flower time (Central / West-Europe): -
Characteristics and usage: Ornamental plant, medicinal plant. The Argyreia nervosa root is used in ayrvedic medicine as a tonic for the nervous system and brain, as an aphrodisiac and for the treatment of arthritis and diabetes. Seeds contain d-lysergic acid amide (LSA).
Weight of 1000 seeds: 125g
Seeds per gram: 8
Cultivation / direction of sowing: hard-shelled seeds, soaking seeds 12 hours in water before planting is that your germination time will be reduced. Sow seed not more than 10 mm deep in moist but well-drained soil and keep warm. Argyreia nervosa is drought and frost tender.
Our Argyreia nervosa seeds are organic, viable and untreated.
100g = (approx. 800seeds)