Echinacea

Echinacea Sombrero® Salsa Red (72 cells) PP23105

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: Beneficial, not necessary.
Supplemental Lighting: Plants require 14+ hours photoperiod.
Growth Regulators: B-Nine(S) 1,500-2,500 ppm
Day Length: Long Day
Other: Using a negative DIF will help prevent stretch.

SKU:611

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

Ready November 22, 2021
Trays: 7
Description

Description

A well-matched collection for uniform cropping and excellent retail appearance. All varieties are compact, sturdy and highly-floriferous. Spicy! Bright red petals around dark red cones.


  Production Location: Florida
  Tray Size: 72 plants
  Common Name: Coneflower
  USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9
  Mature Height: 20 inches
  Color: Red
  Exposure: Full Sun
  Patent/Royalty: PP23105 .14 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: Beneficial, not necessary.
Supplemental Lighting: Plants require 14+ hours photoperiod.
Growth Regulators: B-Nine(S) 1,500-2,500 ppm
Day Length: Long Day
Other: Using a negative DIF will help prevent stretch.

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