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NEW Dipladenia Tropica™ Modesto White

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Compact Bush

Sun-loving varieties are earlier to bloom, plus they have increased branching and blooming capacity versus current market competitors. The series offers extreme heat, drought and weather tolerance.
A truly bright white!

General Information

Height: 24-36" (61-91cm)
Spread: 8-10" (20-25cm)
Exposure: Sun

Propagation Guide

Tray Sizes (cells/tray): 72-102
Rooting Hormone: Yes
Average Days with Mist: 12-14
Pinch: Yes
Average Propagation Time (weeks): 4-5
Comments: 1 pinch in propagation, 1 in finish stage


Soil pH: 5.5-7.5
Light Levels (fc): 3,700-3,750
Temperature Day: 70-75°F (21-24°C)
Temperature Night: 60-70°F (16-21°C)
Fertilization (ppm N):
No. of Pinches: 1
Plant Growth Regulators (S=spray / (D=Drench: None
Pests: Aphids (during early Spring), spider mites (during very dry weather)
Diseases: Fusarium, Pythium

Crop Time (weeks)

4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts: 1 ppp, 16-18 weeks
6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons: 1 ppp, 20-22 weeks
10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets: 3 ppp, 20-22 weeks