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|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||
8" / 11" / 9"
|Most Active Growing Season|
Very good drainage and mineral soil.
5.8 – 7.2
75 – 100 ppm
Dormant in winter.
Dry completely between waterings.
Low to moderate needs in the garden. Requires good drainage.
Compared to 'Postman's Pride', it has much shorter stems, more vigor, more crowns. Compared to 'Chocolate Drop', it is a much wider plants with more crowns and it is much darker.
Mass planting, mixed beds, borders, dry garden. Use for late summer bloom.
|Finish Time to 4"||
8 – 10 weeks
These plants grow best in well-drained, lean soil.
Obligate long day plant. Pinch 1 week after transplant. Grow with 60°-65° F nights, 75°-80° F days. 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. AVOID CHEMICAL SPRAYS.