|Common Name||Hybrid tickseed|
|US Patent #||PP18560|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Hardiness Zone||6, 7, 8, 9, 10|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||26" / 32" / 28"|
|Finish Time||Fast (4-6 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||June, July, August, September|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Flowering Season||Summer, Fall|
|Flower Color||Red, White|
|pH||5.8 - 6.8|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Pollinator Attractor|
|Nutritional Needs||50 - 100 ppm|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|How Different?||It is similar in habit to 'Gold Nugget' or 'Autumn Blush' with creamy white flowers with red eyes.|
|Landscape Value||Use in mixed beds and borders, as a mass planting, an accent, or in a container.|
|Finish Time to 4"||4 - 6 weeks|
|Comments||NOTE: a long day plant. Will be taller and need to be cut back if grown too early in the winter. Given 4/5 points in trials at Disneyworld in Florida warm season 2016.|
|Grower Notes||Grow with 55 - 60° F nights and 60 - 70° F days. Pinch when 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.|
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