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Stevia Seeds (Organic)

Stevia Seeds (Organic)

Natural Sweetener

Stevia (Yerba dulce) - Stevia rebaudiana

Sweet herb. Native to Paraguay and Brazil. Hardy to 10 degrees F. Evergreen shrub (zone 9 and up). Tender herbaceous perennial in temperate northern areas; may also be grown as an annual. Its dried leaf is used for sweetening drinks and is purportedly 250 times sweeter than sugar.

Certified Organically Grown. 25 seeds/pkt.

USDA Certified OrganicCertified by Oregon Tilth
$5.99

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Description

Stevia (Yerba dulce) - Stevia rebaudiana

Sweet herb. Native to Paraguay and Brazil. Hardy to 10 degrees F. Evergreen shrub (zone 9 and up). Tender herbaceous perennial in temperate northern areas; may also be grown as an annual. Its dried leaf is used for sweetening drinks and is purportedly 250 times sweeter than sugar.

Certified Organically Grown. 25 seeds/pkt.

Shipping Information

Ships from Northern CA.

Shipping Weight: 0.01 lb

Dimensions: 5.0"L x 2.625"W x 0.1"H

Features

  • Container Compatible
  • Does Not Require Support
  • Good for Drying
  • Greenhouse Compatible
  • Open-Pollinated
  • Requires Summer Water

Characteristics

Organic Status: Certified Organic Product
Approximate Harvest Time : Early Fall
Approximate Harvest Time : Early Summer
Approximate Harvest Time : Late Summer
Growth Habit : Herbaceous
Life Cycle : Tender Perennial
Plant Usage : Culinary Herb
Plant Usage : Medicinal Plant
Planting Time : Spring
Seed Unit Sizes : Seed Pack
Soil pH : 6.6 - 7.0
Soil pH : 7.1 - 7.5
Starting Location : Start Indoors & Transplant
Sun Requirements : Full Sun/Part Sun
Useful Plant Part : Leaves
Organic Certifier: Oregon Tilth

Planting & Care

Soil & Water: Grows well in pots or rich garden soil, in full sun to part shade, humidity, and plenty of water. Requires 80-85 degrees F for germination.

Planting & Growing: Heat-dependent germinator, does best if sown just under the surface, tamped well, kept evenly moist and in direct sun or under lights or in a greenhouse with temperatures from 80 to 85 degrees F. Germination in 1 to 2 weeks. Spacing should be about 2 feet apart. Protect from slugs.

Harvesting & Storage: Harvest as late in the year as possible (while still avoiding frosts) for maximum sweetness. Harvest before flowering occurs. Dry and store in jars.

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Customer Reviews

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G
Gary
Bad seeds

Very disappointed ! First there wasn't hardly any seeds in package. I think there were to be 25 seeds in package and there were probably 12 seeds. Second only 1 plant has come up.

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Bruce
Very Happy

I have always wanted to try growing stevia from seeds. These seeds germinated, I believe, at 100%.

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