Week 19 – May 13, 2021

Plant Information

Mona Lisa® Mixture Improved Anemone

New variety!
  • Mona Lisa® Mixture Improved Anemone - Bloom
Growing Information:
Culture Guidelines
Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Anemone coronaria

Common Name: Windflower

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Early Spring, Autumn

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Frost Tolerant, Attracts Bees, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Height: 18" (46cm)

Width: 6" (15cm)

Exposure: Partial Sun

General Information: Large flowers with sturdy stems make it a great cool-season cut flower.

Grower Information:

Planting density: 2 to 4 plants/ft.2 (22 to 44 plants/m2)
Best for: Greenhouse, high tunnel
Floral selection guide: Focal

Plug crop time: 8 weeks
Transplant to finish: 12 weeks

  • A masterpiece among anemones: Mona Lisa puts out up to 18 flowers per plant…flowers under lower Winter light levels…doesn’t need staking, netting or disbudding. 
  • 4 to 4.5-in./10 to 11-cm blooms top sturdy 18-in./46-cm stems that are ideal for cutting and design work. 
  • Well-suited for young plant production from March to April sowing. 
  • Low temperatures (46 to 54°F/8 to 12°C) promote optimum stem length for cut flower production.

Reformulated for a better balance of all colours in the series, it now includes the recently improved Deep Blue and Orchid Shades, as well as Pink, Red Bicolor, Scarlet Eye, White and Wine White Bicolor.

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