|US Patent #||
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||
26" / 32" / 28"
|Most Active Growing Season|
50 – 100 ppm
Dormant in Winter, Dormancy Over Winter
Dry moderately between waterings
It is similar in habit to 'Gold Nugget' or 'Autumn Blush' with creamy white flowers with red eyes.
Use in mixed beds and borders, as a mass planting, an accent, or in a container.
|Finish Time to 4"||
4 – 6 weeks
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.
Grow with 55 – 60° F nights and 60 – 70° F days. Pinch when transplanting. Obligate Long Day plant. Provide night interruption or daylength extension to force flowering under natural short days. Supplemental lighting during cloudy days has proven beneficial for flower production.
Like raspberries dropped in the snow, these creamy-white flowers are splashed with an eye patch of dark red. Multitudes of large 1½” wide flowers bloom all summer atop dark green foliage. Works well in the mixed border or used in containers.