• Waterfall™ White Blush
    (Flowering Only License)

  • Waterfall™ Purple
    (Flowering Only License)

  • Waterfall™ Blue
    ‘Balobwablu’ PP16,524, US6,897,355
    (Flowering Only License)

Waterfall™ Lobelia
  • Vigorous, well-branched Waterfall is well-suited to pot-tight growing.
  • Less pinching is needed to send fast, full plants to market.
  • Covered with free-flowering blooms, the mounded, semi-trailing plants fill mixed baskets and containers.
  • Early flowering and daylength neutral for early Spring programs.
  • Performs well in many Fall markets for season-extending sales.
  • General Information
    • Height: 8-12" (20-30cm)
      Spread: 24-30" (61-76cm)
      Exposure: Sun
  • Propagation Guide
    • Tray Sizes (cells/tray): 50, 72, 84, 105
      Rooting Hormone: Optional
      Average Days with Mist: 6-9
      Pinch: Optional
      Average Propagation Time (weeks): 4-5

      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: Hormone will improve rooting. Pinch 18-21 days after sticking to improve branching.
  • Finishing
    • Soil pH: 5.8-6.2
      Light Levels (fc): 5,000-8,000
      Temperature Day: 71-76°F (22-24°C)
      Temperature Night: 56-61°F (13-16°C)
      Fertilization (ppm N): 175-225
      No. of Pinches: 1-2
      Plant Growth Regulators (S) = spray / (D) = drench: Generally not needed.
      Pests: Thrips
      Diseases: Botrytis
      Comments: Blue has a mounded, trailing habit, while Lavender has a trailing habit. Ideal for Spring and Summer throughout North America. Will flower in Autumn, Winter and early Spring in the Sunbelt.
  • Crop Time (weeks)
    • 4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts : 1 ppp, 9-10 weeks
      6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons: 2-3 ppp, 10-11 weeks
      10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets: 4-5 ppp, 10-13 weeks
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