|US Patent #||PP26190|
|EU Grant #||EU43641 ('Rüsetta')|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||16" / 30" / 22"|
|Finish Time||Medium (6-8 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||August, September, October|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Flowering Season||Summer, Fall|
|Leaf Color||Blue, Green|
|Soil||Very good drainage and mineral soil.|
|pH||5.8 - 7.2|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Deer Resistant, Low Water Usage|
|Nutritional Needs||75 - 100 ppm|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry completely between waterings.|
|Water (Garden)||Low to moderate needs in the garden. Requires good drainage.|
|How Different?||Blue-green leaves open like cabbages (or double roses). Compared to 'Hab Grey', more upright, smaller leaves, shorter internodes.|
|Landscape Value||Edging, mass planting, mixed beds, borders or dry garden.|
|Finish Time to 4"||8 - 10 weeks|
|Comments||Very long lived. No disease problems.|
|Grower Notes||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.|
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