Growing Solanum mammosum seeds

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  1. Deon du Plessis

    Deon du Plessis New Member

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    Gordonsbay South Africa
    Good day, Ihave had difficulty germinating Solanum seed can you please help me with advice. Thank you Deon du Plessis
  2. pmurphy

    pmurphy Rising Contributor

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    Vancouver, BC
    I've never had any issue and don't do anything special; I start in January indoors and just surface sow before spreading a thin layer of potting soil on top. Give them a little light and warmth and the seeds start to germinate within a week or so. When the weather gets warm enough I place then outside (in a pot) for the summer.....the last plant I had 2 took years but it actually flowered and produced fruit before dying (here the plants have to be moved inside for the winter)

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