Spring to Summer Finish. Standard PPP.
Pinch at 1-2 weeks after transplant as needed to shape. Oceana Blue habit will be improved with a 2500 ppm application of B-9. Sparkler varieties are quite vigorous and will likely need growth regulation. Apply growth regulators as needed for height control. B-9 at 2,500 to 3750 ppm should be effective.
General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.
Good air circulation and water drainage are important. Use a well drained soil mix.
|Award Year||Award||Plant Trial|
|2019||Top Performer - Salvia||Texas A&M - East Texas Bedding Plant Trial|
|2019||Top Performer - Spring Planted||Mounts Botanic Garden|
|2019||Top Performer - Perrenial Bed||Texas A&M - East Texas Bedding Plant Trial|
|2018||Top Performer||University of Florida - Fort Lauderdale|
|2018||Leader of the Pack - All Season||North Carolina State, JC Raulston Arboretum|
|2018||Leader of the Pack - Late Season||North Carolina State, JC Raulston Arboretum|
|2018||Top Performer||University of Minnesota - Morris|
|2018||Top Performer||Cornell University|
|2018||Top Performer||Colorado State University|
|2018||Top Performer||Jardin Daniel A. Seguin|