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Perilla Magilla® Purple

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Striking, multicolor accent plant is extremely well-branched and vigorous, so fewer inputs are needed. Fills in mixed containers fast, and delivers great heat tolerance and Summer performance.

Culture Guide

Culture Guide

General Information

Height: 24-36" (61-91cm)
Spread: 12-18" (30-46cm)
Exposure: Shade, Sun

Propagation Guide

Tray Sizes (cells/tray): 50, 72, 84, 105
Rooting Hormone: No
Average Days with Mist: 4-7
Pinch: No
Average Propagation Time (weeks): 2-3
Comments: Avoid stretch. Reduce mist as soon as possible to reduce stretch. Transplant on time.


Soil pH: 5.8-6.2
Light Levels (fc): 4,000-10,000
Temperature Day: 74-85°F (23-29°C)
Temperature Night: 59-70°F (15-21°C)
Fertilization (ppm N): 175-225
No. of Pinches: 0-1
Plant Growth Regulators (S=spray / (D=Drench: B-Nine(S) 2,000-4,000 ppm, applied 1-3 times, can be used to control habit.
Pests: Thrips, aphids, whitefly
Diseases: Root rot
Comments: Plants should be pinched as needed to control habit. Crop times will be shorter under long days or warmer temperatures.

Crop Time (weeks)

4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts: 1 ppp, 5-7 weeks
6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons: 1-2 ppp, 6-8 weeks
10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets: 3-4 ppp, 8-11 weeks
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