Echinacea

Echinacea Butterfly™ Orange Skipper (72 cells)

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: 1-1.5
Finish Time for Spring Sale: 8 - 10 weeks
Growing Info: Pinching not required.
Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at low levels of 100 - 150 ppm N
Moisture Level: Grow plants on the dry side.
Watch for Pest and Disease: Aphids, whiteflies, thrips, aster yellows
Vernalization Requirements: Not required.
Supplemental Lighting: Plants require 14+ hours photoperiod.
Growth Regulators: Generally, not needed.
Day Length: Long Day
Other: None

SKU:1521

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

Ready January 10, 2022
Trays: 14
Description

Description

From AB Cultivars via Plants Nouveau. Compact and free-flowering. Excellent pot presentation – a premier “end cap” plant at retail. Sturdy plants loaded with neon-bright, tangerine-orange single daisy flowers, as cheerful and summery as the butterfly it's named for.


  Production Location: Florida
  Tray Size: 72 plants
  Common Name: Coneflower
  USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9
  Mature Height: 36 inches
  Color: Orange
  Exposure: Full Sun
  Patent/Royalty: PPAF .18 per plant included in tray price

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: 1-1.5
Finish Time for Spring Sale: 8 - 10 weeks
Growing Info: Pinching not required.
Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at low levels of 100 - 150 ppm N
Moisture Level: Grow plants on the dry side.
Watch for Pest and Disease: Aphids, whiteflies, thrips, aster yellows
Vernalization Requirements: Not required.
Supplemental Lighting: Plants require 14+ hours photoperiod.
Growth Regulators: Generally, not needed.
Day Length: Long Day
Other: None

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