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Cercocarpus montanus

Common name mountain mahogany
Family rosaceae
Life cycle shrub (Z5-10)
Flowers inconspicuous
Size 8-12'
Light sun
From seed germinate at cold moist condition
detailed seed-starting info below

Vase-shaped broadleaf evergreen. Fruits with silvery-feathered tails appear in late summer. Red bark.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '08 trade. Baggy 35F (11w; 60%G, 5-9w) - 70F (no further G)
  2. Same seed as above. Baggy 35F (12w; 15%G, 6-8w). 33% survived

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