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European Gardening: Gynostemma pentaphyllum

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(Zone 5b)

December 6, 2011
12:57 AM

Post #8918279

Callout: all who have sow and grow Gynostemma pentaphyllum, I am about to sow. Waiting for seeds. I intend to grow and harvest leaves to tea. Good for health.
Central Valley, CA
(Zone 9b)

May 2, 2013
12:06 AM

Post #9504967

You're absolutely correct, but you will need male and female plants to produce seed. Also, you'll need a lot of space, these plants grow like crazy. (They can take over areas, like grapevines do). They are very easy to grow.
(Zone 5b)

June 14, 2013
9:11 AM

Post #9558771

Thanks for answer Cyra, I grow in pots, so it will not take ower here. I grow it on my porsch. And have the pot in the garage, dormant during the winter. It will not survive our winter outside in Sweden.
The seeds are very virable, I sow seeds from 2011 this spring and thet sprout well. I grow it like a climbing plant in the window of my porsch and harvest leaf all time long during the summer and dry for tea.

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