Ephedra fragilis seed

 

Ephedra fragilis seed

dioecious plant that usually does not exceed two meters high, easy to grow is recommended to plant in a sheltered-lit spot and keep moist substrate   but without flooding.
Before planting is preferable to leave the seeds to soak up to 48 hours to help you better hydrated the embryo thus increasing the percentage of germination.
This plant is attributed several aphrodisiac properties, remedy for coughs, asthma but before use is advisable to consult a physician for possible contraindications