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|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||
15" / 25" / 17"
5.8 – 6.8
50 – 100 ppm
Dormant in winter.
Dry moderately between waterings.
Average water needs in the garden.
A light yellow 'Bengal Tiger' type.
Use in mixed beds and borders, as a mass planting, an accent, or in a container.
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4 – 6 weeks
Given 4/5 points in trials at Disneyworld in Florida warm season 2016. 75% survival at zone 3 University of MN West Central Research and Outreach Center after winter 2017.
Grow with 55 – 60° F nights and 60 – 70° F days. Pinch at transplanting. Obligate Long Day plant. Provide night interruption or day-length extension to force flowering under natural short days. Supplemental lighting during cloudy days has proven beneficial for flower production. For highest quality, bring in liners in fall to bulk for early spring sales.
This hardy new hybrid of C. verticillata has light yellow flowers in a neat, upright-mounding habit. It has a clean look in the garden and is a great blender plant for mixed beds, containers or mass plantings.