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  • Bidens Sun Drop Compact
    ‘Balbisopac’
    (Flowering Only License)

Bidens Sun Drop Compact
Bidens Sun Drop Compact
Smaller version of Sun Drop. Perfect for small pot production and plays nice in mixed containers. Also, best for the southern region.
  • General Information
    • Height: 8-10" (20-25cm)
    • Spread: 12" (30cm)
    • Exposure: Sun
    • Tray Sizes (cells/tray): 32, 50, 72, 84, 105
    • Rooting Hormone: No
    • Average Days with Mist: 6-9
    • Pinch: Yes
    • Average Propagation Time (weeks): 3-4
    • Comments: Reduce and eliminate mist as soon as possible.
    • Soil pH: 5.8-6.2
    • Light Levels (fc): 5,000-9,000
    • Temperature Day: 59-76°F (15-24°C)
    • Temperature Night: 53-61°F (12-16°C)
    • Fertilization (ppm N): 175-225
    • No. of Pinches: 1-3
    • Plant Growth Regulators (S=spray / (D=Drench: B-Nine(S) 2,500 ppm. Also responds to Sumagic(S) 3-5 ppm or Sumagic(D) 0.25 ppm.
    • Pests: Fungus gnats
    • Diseases: Root and stem rot
    • Comments: Pinch for better branching and shape.
    • 4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts: 1 ppp, 5-7 weeks
    • 6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons: 2-3 ppp, 6-8 weeks
    • 10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets: 4-5 ppp, 6-9 weeks
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