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  • Plectranthus Mona Lavender
    ‘Plepalila’ PP13,858
    (Flowering Only License)

Plectranthus Mona Lavender
Plectranthus Mona Lavender
Easy to program for flower timing. Versatile Mona Lavender stands up to high heat in production – it’s a terrific northern Fall product and a staple in the South. Requires short days to flower.
KIRSTENBOSCH is a U.S. registered trademark of the South African National Biodiversity Institute.
  • General Information
    • Height: 12-16" (30-41cm)
    • Spread: 24-36" (61-91cm)
    • Exposure: Partial Sun
    • Tray Sizes (cells/tray): 50, 72, 84, 105
    • Rooting Hormone: No
    • Average Days with Mist: 6-10
    • Pinch: Optional
    • Average Propagation Time (weeks): 3-4
    • Comments: Apply preventative fungicide spray after sticking.
    • Soil pH: 5.8-6.2
    • Light Levels (fc): 4,000-7,000
    • Temperature Day: 74-79°F (23-26°C)
    • Temperature Night: 59-64°F (15-18°C)
    • Fertilization (ppm N): 175-225
    • No. of Pinches: 0-1
    • Plant Growth Regulators (S=spray / (D=Drench: B-Nine 1,500-2,500 ppm and Cycocel 750-1,000 ppm tank mix(S) or Bonzi(S) 5-20 ppm applied as needed is effective.
    • Pests: Whitefly, worms
    • Diseases: Root rot
    • Comments: Mona Lavender requires a short-day treatment to flower. Natural-day crops can be finished in southern climates for January to March sales. Spring, Summer and Fall crops can be achieved using black cloth/short days in all regions.
    • 4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts: 1 ppp, 6-8 weeks
    • 6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons: 1-2 ppp, 7-9 weeks
    • 10- to 12-inch (25- to 30-cm) Tubs or Baskets: 3-5 ppp, 9-12 weeks
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