• Evolvulus Blue Daze
    ‘Blue Daze’

Evolvulus Blue Daze
Heat-tolerant, trailing plant works well in combination containers and baskets. True blue flowers are a consumer favorite.
  • General Information
    • Height: 12-14" (30-36cm)
      Spread: 18-20" (46-51cm)
      Exposure: Partial Sun
  • Propagation Guide
    • Tray Sizes (cells/tray): 50, 72, 84, 105
      Rooting Hormone: Optional
      Average Days with Mist: 6-10
      Pinch: Yes
      Average Propagation Time (weeks): 3-4

      Average propagation time for perennials includes 3-5 weeks to bulk-up the liner before beginning cold treatment when started in late Summer or early Autumn.

      Comments: Apply preventative fungicide spray after sticking. Reduce mist as soon as possible.
  • Finishing
    • Soil pH: 5.8-6.2
      Light Levels (fc): 5,000-9,000
      Temperature Day: 74-79°F (23-26°C)
      Temperature Night: 59-64°F (15-18°C)
      Fertilization (ppm N): 175-225
      No. of Pinches: 1-2
      Plant Growth Regulators (S) = spray / (D) = drench: None
      Pests: Whitefly, aphids
      Diseases: Pythium, Botrytis
      Comments: Pinch as needed to shape. Fertilize regularly. Avoid extremely high humidity or saturated media, both of which will encourage Botrytis.
  • Crop Time (weeks)
    • 4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts : 1 ppp, 6-8 weeks
      6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons: 1-2 ppp, 8-9 weeks
      10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets: 3-4 ppp, 10-12 weeks
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