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Hot Springs White Lobelia
  • Highly uniform plants. Try mixing colors for a great-looking monoculture
    basket. 
  • Compact habit allows for pot-tight production with minimal PGRs and
    easy shipping. 
  • Can be grown cool for energy savings, but performs beautifully in heat.
  • Just one plant fills a quart or gallon container.


Protection Information: 'KLELE12473' PP25,182
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Culture Details
  • General Information

    • Height:
      8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)
      Spread:
      8 - 14" (20 - 36cm)
      Exposure:
      Sun
  • Propagation Guide

    • Tray Sizes (cells/tray):
      50, 72, 84, 105
      Rooting Hormone:
      Optional
      Average Days with Mist:
      6-9
      Pinch:
      Optional
      Average Propagation Time (weeks):
      4-5

      Average propagation time for perennials includes 3-5 weeks to bulk-up the liner before beginning cold treatment when started in late Summer or early Autumn.

      Comments:
      Hormone will improve rooting. Pinch 18-21 days after sticking to improve branching.
  • Finishing

    • Soil pH:
      5.8-6.2
      Light Levels (fc):
      5,000-8,000
      Temperature Day:
      71-76°F (21-24°C)
      Temperature Night:
      56-61°F (13-16°C)
      Fertilization (ppm N):
      175-225
      No. of Pinches:
      1-2
      Plant Growth Regulators (S) = spray / (D) = drench:
      Generally not needed.
      Pests:
      Aphids, thrips
      Diseases:
      Botrytis
      Comments:
      Transplant 24-28 days after stick, and optional pinch again 10-14 days after transplant. 4-in. size may skip second pinch. Keep on dry side.
  • Crop Time (weeks)

    • 4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts :
      1 ppp, 7-9 weeks
      6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons:
      1 ppp, 9-11 weeks
      10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets:
      4-5 ppp, 10-12 weeks
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