• Cha-Cha™ Deep Blue
    (Flowering Only License)

  • Cha-Cha™ Diva Apricot
    ‘Balchadap’ PPAF
    (Flowering Only License)

  • Cha-Cha™ Diva Hot Pink
    ‘Balchadotin’ PP32,611
    (Flowering Only License)

  • Cha-Cha™ Frosty Lemon
    ‘Balchafrem’ PP32,450
    (Flowering Only License)

  • Cha-Cha™ Tangerine
    (Flowering Only License)

Cha-Cha™ Calibrachoa
  • Cha-Cha series is 25% more vigorous than Cabaret series with large, cascading blooms.
  • Easy-to-produce series is uniform in size with an early flowering time.
  • Perfect for large containers, hanging baskets and mixes, and features two color-shifting types!
  • General Information
    • Height: 6-12" (15-30cm)
      Spread: 12-24" (30-61cm)
      Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun
  • Propagation Guide
    • 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

      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: Avoid wide fluctuations in soil moisture. Apply preventative fungicide drench at 18-21 days after sticking.
  • Finishing
    • 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.
  • Crop Time (weeks)
    • 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
  • Download Culture
  • Videos
    • Cha-Cha Calibrachoa
      Cha-Cha Calibrachoa from Ball FloraPlant