Guggul (Commiphora wightii), packet of 5 seeds, organic

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$7.95

Family: Myrrh (Burseraceae)

Hardy to Zones 10 to 12, otherwise grown as a potted tree and protected from frost.

(Indian bdellium tree, gugal, guggul, gugul, Mukul myrrh Tree, Commiphora mukul)  Shrub to small tree to 12 feet tall,  native to India, extending also into North Africa and central Asia.  Traditional usage (Ayurveda): obesity, urinary infection, antiseptic.  Source of gum guggul, an oleo/gum/resin that has a myrrh-like aroma.  The tree is quite growable in indoor potted culture and responds well to cactus mix and occasional watering, a light window. Plant prefers full sun, heat and dryish, very fast draining soils.  Nick seed with a blade and sow about 1/2 inch deep in cactus mix and keep very warm until germination.  Water occasionally. Planting in a warm greenhouse we noted germination in 18 days.  Take care not to overwater seedlings in order to avoid damping off.  Transplant and grow on in pots.

Packet of 5 seeds, Certified Organically Grown

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  1. Shih Perng Liew

    Rated 5 out of 5
    Very fast germination!

    Shih Perng Liew (verified owner)

    I planted the seeds in 100% humidity and a temperature of 85F. Out of 20 seeds, 1 germinated within 3 days!

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  2. Seth ellison

    Rated 5 out of 5
    Amazing seed

    Seth ellison (verified owner)

    I always get a great round of sprouting seeds when I order these seeds. Viable, packages well, and the customer service is a pleasure to do business with. Thanks again for an amazing product!

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    • Richo Cech

      Richo Cech

      Hello Seth,
      Thanks for making the effort to communicate. As you know freshness is important for Burseraceae, and proper horticultural technique is required for germination. I am relieved to hear that you have the latter covered. Richo

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  3. Shoba

    Question

    Shoba

    Let me know when this seed is available

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    • Judy

      Admin Judy

      Guggul seeds are now in stock.

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    • Richo Cech

      Richo Cech

      OK, will do!

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