Bidens ferulifolia ‘Pop Star’ PPAF

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Description

Flower Color: Golden Yellow
Type: Annual
Habit: compact medium, Mounding
Foliage: Green
Heat Tolerance: Full Sun
Patented: Yes
Uses: Landscape, containers,
Height: 8-12 inches Spread: 12-14 inches
Flower Timing:
Brand: InnovaPlant|Floraplant SA de CV|Quality Cuttings
Rooted or Unrooted? unrooted

USDA HARDINESS: 9 – 11

 

ROOTING: Easy to root, within 10-14 days at temperatures of 64-75oF (18-24oC).

 

PLANTING:

For 4″ (10 cm) pot, use 1 plant per pot. Ready for sales (from rooted cutting) within 6-8 weeks.

For 6″ (15 cm) pot, use 1-2 plants per pot. Ready in 8-10 weeks.

When grown as 10″ (25 cm) hanging baskets, use 3 – 4 plants. Ready in 10-12 weeks.

 

PINCHING: One soft pinch during planting.

 

LIGHT INTENSITY: Full sunlight is preferable (min. 6,000 fc / 60,000 LUX).

 

TEMPERATURE: Day: 64-75oF (18-24oC) Night: 55-65oF (13-18oC).

 

FERTILIZATION: Constant feed with a balanced fertilizer, at levels of 200-250 ppm N, containing average micronutrients levels.

 

IRRIGATION: Constant moderate moisture. Excessive Dryness can cause petal drop.

 

MEDIUM: Well-drained, disease-free potting mix. pH : 5.5 – 6.3, EC: 0.6 – 0.9.

 

GROWTH REGULATORS: Optional. Not necessary under high light intensities.

1-3 sprays of ALAR (B-Nine) 2 gr/L according to required plant size.

 

PESTS AND DISEASES:

Insects: White Flies, Aphids, Trips. Spray preventatively.

Diseases: Botrytis, Pythium.

Drench with broad-spectrum fungicides as a preventative measure

Additional information

Brand

Floraplant SA de CV, Innova Plant, InnovaPlant, Quality Cuttings

Flower Color

Yellow

Flower Type

Annual