Ricinus communis ‘Carmencita’

Castor Oil Plant Seeds

Castor Oil Plant Seeds

RHS – Ricinus Communis Carmencita

Thompson & Morgan – Castor Oil Plant

Seed Cultivation

Indoors: February to March sow in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 70-75F (20-25C). Sowing Depth: 0.25inch (6 mm).

Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle into 7.5cm (3in) pots. Harden off and plant out when all risk of frost has passed 30cm (12in) apart in full sun