The quick and convenient guide to growing your very own Damiana Seeds!
Growing Damiana From Seed
This is the quickest and easiest guide to growing Damiana plants in 3 simple steps. The Damiana plant (Turnera diffusa) is sometimes referred to as Mexican holly, is a shrub like bush that can grow up to six feet tall. Damiana plants grow serrated green foliage and produce small yellow flowers that turn into a delicious-smelling fruit. Damiana is a member of the Turneraceae family and has earned a reputation as an aphrodisiac. The leaves of the damiana plant have been used for medicinal purposes for ages. Damiana is native to Central America but can thrive in U.S.D.A. plant hardiness zones 9 through 11.
Growing Your Damiana Seeds From Seed In 3 Simple Steps
# 1 Pick a sunny planting spot for your damiana seeds. After you're sure there will be no more frost, place your Sacred Plant Co damiana seeds on the soil surface and lightly cover them with a 1/8-inch layer of potting soil. Gently and evenly press the soil surface down then moisten the entire surface by spraying water from a spray bottle. For best damiana seed germination results cover to promote moisture retention. You want to keep the soil moist.
# 2 Once your seeds have sprouted (in 7-14 days) you'll want to protect your damiana seedlings until they about 1/2 inch tall. When watering you want to make the soil moist but not soggy. Allow the top of the soil to slightly dry out before watering your damian plants again. Making sure your damiana seedlings are in a warm, brightly lit location but protect them from direct hot sun during the tender seedling stage.
#3 Feel free to begin harvesting your damiana leaves once the plant has reached 8-10 inches tall.