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Achillea Vintage White

Scientific Name : Coreopsis hybrida
Common Name : Tickseed
Hardiness Zone : 5a – 9b
Hardiness Degree : -25°F (-32°C)
Blooming Season : Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Early Spring, Spring, Winter, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Mounded
Characteristics : Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Heat Tolerant
Water : Medium
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 14 – 16″ (36 – 41cm)
Height : 12 – 14″ (30 – 36cm)
Width : 12 – 14″ (30 – 36cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Summer-long blooming and garden interest.
Idea & Tips : Plant in a sunny location in well-drained soils. Fertilize monthly.

Grower Information : Easy-to-finish series has bigger flowers and longer blooming for more color at retail and in the garden.

  • Tidy, mounded habit is easier to ship and shows better at retail.
  • Keeps its shape – and color – in the landscape all Summer long.
  • Cream is a clean, creamy white that’s much sought-after for landscape design.
  • Low maintenance and very mildew-resistant.

Louisiana State University 2016 Field Trials “Top Performer”
Four Oaks “Best New Nursery Stock Plant Introduction”
Greenhouse Grower Medal Of Excellence Industry’s Choice Award
Metrolina Greenhouses Field Trials 2016 “Top Performer”

‘Baluptowed’

Protection Information : EU PBR48815; PP28,865
Breeder : Darwin Perennials

Propagation Guide
Media EC/pH:
EC 1.0-1.25 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
Soil Temperature:
70-72°F (21-22°C)
Rooting Hormone:
500-1,000 ppm IBA
Mist:
Low to moderate
Fertilization:
50-75 ppm N
Pinching:
Not necessary, remove premature flowers.
Transplanting:
28-35 days after sticking
Comments:
Do not over-mist.
Finishing Guide
Media pH:
5.8-6.2
Temperature:
Nights: 55 to 65°F (13 to 18°C) Days: 60 to 65°F (16 to 18°C)
Light Level (fc):
5,000 to 8,000
Vernalization:
No
Daylength:
Long day facultative
Watering:
Allow media to dry regularly between watering.
Fertilization:
Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 125 to 150 ppm.
Pinch After Transplant:
Generally not required.
Plant Growth Regulators:
PGRs generally not needed
Pests and Fungal Diseases:
Pythium and Rhizoctonia can result from overwatering.
Crop Scheduling
1–qt. (10–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
Unrooted: 13-15 wks Rooted: 8-10 wks
1–gal. (15–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
Unrooted: 15-17 wks Rooted: 10-12 wks
2 to 3–gal. (25 to 30–cm) pot, 3 plants per pot:
Unrooted: 19-22 wks Rooted: 12-14 wks
Bloom Months:
June to July
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