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Nemesia SunGlow™ Purple Bicolor

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Blooms from early Spring to Summer and offers great heat tolerance. Easy to finish and perfect for quart production. Fragrant, delicate flowers are showstoppers in the garden in early Spring through Summer.
Breeder Acknowledgment: SUNGLOW is a U.S. trademark of Penhow Nurseries Ltd.

Culture Guide

Culture Guide

General Information

Height: 12-14" (30-36cm)
Spread: 10-12" (25-30cm)
Exposure: Sun

Propagation Guide

Tray Sizes (cells/tray): 72, 84, 105, 128
Rooting Hormone: No
Average Days with Mist: 6-9
Pinch: Recommended
Average Propagation Time (weeks): 3-4
Comments: Better with 2 cuttings per cell. Liner can be pinched at 3 weeks or when well rooted.


Soil pH: 5.7-6.2
Light Levels (fc): 4,000-7,000
Temperature Day: 64-75°F (18-24°C)
Temperature Night: 45-55°F (7-13°C)
Fertilization (ppm N): 175-225
No. of Pinches: 1-2
Plant Growth Regulators (S=spray / (D=Drench: If necessary, B-Nine spray at 2,500-3,500 ppm can be effective. Growing cool helps to prevent stretch. 
Pests: Thrips, aphids
Diseases: Root rot, Botrytis

Crop Time (weeks)

4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts: 1 ppp, 5-7 weeks
6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons: 2 ppp, 7-8 weeks
10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets: 3-4 ppp, 9-12 weeks