Acmella oleracea (Toothache Plant) Seed
[30+ Seeds]

Price: AU$4.90 In Stock: 44 Available

A small, erect plant that grows quickly and bears gold and red inflorescences. It is frost-sensitive annual plant but perennial in warmer climates.

The leaves and flowers contain spilanthol which causes an intense numbing of the gums and hence eases many toothaches. The effect amazes anyone who tries it. An extract made from this plant is considered a natural alternative to Botox. Applied topically, it reportedly reduces muscle tension, reducing facial wrinkles caused by tense or contracted facial muscles.

To germinate, Scatter the seeds on the surface of the soil and cover lightly, moisten with a mist bottle. Keep warm and moist, seeds should germinate in 3-10 days.

Syn: Spilanthes acmella; Spilanthes oleracea.

Common name: Eyeball Plant; Para Cress; Electric Daisy; Peek-a-Boo Plant; Buzz Buttons.

Every seed packet is hand counted and is guaranteed to contain at least the number of seeds specified, however human error can occur and please don’t hesitate to contact us if there are any discrepancies.
To the best of our knowledge these seeds are viable to the standard percentage for it's species, either SAB nursery grown or purchased from a reputable trusted breeder. However, if you disagree, please do not hesitate to contact us for up to date germination rates or for a germination test to be conducted.
Acmella oleracea (Toothache Plant) Seed
Click to enlarge