Aster

Aster novae-angliae Grape Crush (72 cells) PPAF

Cell Size: 72 cell tray. Depth 2.35". Volume (max. dry) cubic inches: 2.23
Recommended Finish Size: 1 gallon
Growing Media: Well-draining commercial media
Growing Temperature: 65-75 F (days) 55-65 F (nights)
Soil PH: 5.8-6.2
Soil EC: 1.8-2.2
Finish Time for Spring Sale: 8 - 10 weeks
Growing Info: Pinch after transplant.
Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at medium levels of 150 - 200 ppm N
Moisture Level: Allow plants to dry between ample waterings.
Watch for Pest and Disease: Thrips, whiteflies, powdery mildew, rust
Vernalization Requirements: Not required.
Supplemental Lighting: None required.
Growth Regulators: Generally, not needed.
Day Length: Short Day
Other: Clear water when flowers begin to open.

SKU:4527

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NOTE: Patent royalty fees (if applicable) are included in the tray price.

Ready September 28, 2020
Trays: 14
Description

Description

Deep purple flowers are densely packed on large, round mounds. A refined late summer/fall bloomer, very hardy and low-maintenance. Beloved by bees and butterflies.


  Production Location: Florida
  Tray Size: 38 plants
  Common Name: Aster
  USDA Hardiness Zone: 3-9
  Mature Height: 30 inches
  Flower Color: Purple
  Exposure: Full Sun
  Patent/Royalty: PPAF .15 per plant

Cultural Information

Cultural Information

Cell Size: 72 cell tray. Depth 2.35". Volume (max. dry) cubic inches: 2.23
Recommended Finish Size: 1 gallon
Growing Media: Well-draining commercial media
Growing Temperature: 65-75 F (days) 55-65 F (nights)
Soil PH: 5.8-6.2
Soil EC: 1.8-2.2
Finish Time for Spring Sale: 8 - 10 weeks
Growing Info: Pinch after transplant.
Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at medium levels of 150 - 200 ppm N
Moisture Level: Allow plants to dry between ample waterings.
Watch for Pest and Disease: Thrips, whiteflies, powdery mildew, rust
Vernalization Requirements: Not required.
Supplemental Lighting: None required.
Growth Regulators: Generally, not needed.
Day Length: Short Day
Other: Clear water when flowers begin to open.

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