Name: Mountain Mahogany Scientific Name: Cercocarpus montanus Hardiness zone: 5 through 10 plant height: 8-12 feet light requirements: full sun soil & water preferences grow well in well-drained soil.
Growing Instructions: 1. Scarification: Soak in water for 24hrs 2. stratification: cold stratify for 90 days. Check every two weeks to make sure the seeds are moist and that seeds are not molding. if there is sign of mold, seeds should be soaked in 3:2 parts of water: bleach then rinsed with clean water and put back into cold stratification. 3. germination: sow seeds 2/8" deep in the soil, tamp the soil & mulch the seed bed.