Scientific Name: Gerbera jamesonii
Blooming Season: Summer, Late Summer, Early Spring, Spring, Winter, Late Spring, Autumn
Plant Habit: Upright
Spacing: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)
Height: 4 - 6" (10 - 15cm)
Width: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)
Exposure: Partial Sun
General Information: Offers long-lasting, vibrant color indoors in sunny spaces, along with excellent performance in patio pots.
Stays tidy for smaller pots
ColorBloom stays compact, so it won’t get too full or leafy, allowing the colourful blooms to show through in quarts/11-cm pots. Faster to flower by around 10 days, ColorBloom beats the competition to market. And, first-time plant buyers will love the exciting, non-fading colours and easy care of this indoor/outdoor plant.
Plug crop time: 6 to 7 weeks
Transplant to finish: 6 to 10 weeks
- The ColorBloom series is specially designed for the quart/11-cm retail market.
- ColorBloom is the most uniform series on the market, with the best performance for consumers.
- The series is around 10 days faster to flower than competitors.
- More uniform with a shorter flower window.
- It has a higher amount of usable plants due to better seed quality.
- Offers a compact plant habit that requires less to no PGRs.
- Series holds its colour better and won’t fade in high light.
Features a good orange colour that doesn’t fade under higher light conditions. Fits the series very well for plant habit and consumer performance; 5 days later to flower like NEW Bicolor Red White and Bicolor Orange Yellow. Adding this top-selling colour means we can now offer growers a complete gerbera program!