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  • Calibrachoa Terracotta
    ‘Balcantera’

Calibrachoa Terracotta
Calibrachoa Terracotta
  • One-of-a-kind colors and strong vigor for full-bodied mixed containers.
  • Flowers stay open under the lowest light conditions – look fresh at retail!
  • Strong adaptability: specially selected to stand up to harsh conditions.
  • Well-suited for 6-in. (15-cm) pots up to large hanging baskets.
  • General Information
    • Height: 10-15" (25-38cm)
    • Spread: 10-15" (25-38cm)
    • Exposure: Sun
    • Tray Sizes (cells/tray): 50, 72, 84, 105
    • Rooting Hormone: No
    • Average Days with Mist: 6-8
    • Pinch: Yes
    • Average Propagation Time (weeks): 3-4
    • Comments: Avoid wide fluctuations in soil moisture. Apply preventative fungicide drench at 18-21 days after sticking.
    • Soil pH: 5.4-5.8
    • Light Levels (fc): 5,000-8,000
    • Temperature Day: 71-76°F (22-24°C)
    • Temperature Night: 50-58°F (10-14°C)
    • Fertilization (ppm N): 225-300
    • No. of Pinches: 1-2
    • Plant Growth Regulators (S=spray / (D=Drench: Use B-Nine(S) 2,500-5,000 ppm, Bonzi(D) 3-8 ppm or Florel(S) 300-500 ppm applied 1 time up to 3 times for large baskets to maintain habit as needed.
    • Pests: Thrips, aphids, leafminers
    • Diseases: Root rot
    • Comments: Cooler air temperatures and high light will reduce or eliminate any need for plant growth regulators. Maintain pH at 5.2-5.8 to optimize plant health. Crop times will be shortest as days lengthen in Spring. Apply preventative broad-spectrum fungicide drench early (7-10 days after transplant). Avoid saturated media and excessive feed levels.
    • 4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts: 1 ppp, 6-9 weeks
    • 6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons: 1-2 ppp, 7-11 weeks
    • 10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets: 3-5 ppp, 8-12 weeks
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