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Photo: Belgian Mum®

General description

Small decorative flowers with a rich lilac color. A very prolific bloomer with good flexibility. Performs well in the South with good color retention and minimal heat delay.

Plant requirements

  • pH: 5.6–6.2
  • Light: Best performance in full sun
  • Temperature: 50°–80° F
  • Irrigation: Even soil moisture in summer and fall
  • Planting: Weeks 21–30 for fall crop, weeks 1–9 for early spring crop
  • Rooting: 12–18 days from URC

Maintenance

  • Fertilization: Feed with balanced fertilizers at 300 ppm after planting, reduce fertilizer before first color.
  • Regulators: B-9, Sumagic, Bonzi spray or drench
  • Pinching: None required

Practical use

Full sun and partial shade flower beds, container gardening, hanging baskets and large pots or bushel baskets.

via: http://www.grolink.com/products/belgo-lilac-4/

Properties

Height
20 - 60 cm
Color
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Soil type
Loam
Sand
Sunlight
Full sun
Partial shade
PH
Acid
Moisture
Well-drained
Hardiness
Hardy