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Week 16 – April 17, 2024

Plant Information

Flare Deep Blue Lisianthus

  • Flare Deep Blue Lisianthus - Bloom
  • Flare Deep Blue Lisianthus - Single Stem, White Background
  • Flare Deep Blue Lisianthus - Grower Bunch
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Eustoma grandiflorum

Common Name: Double-Flowered Lisianthus

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Blooming Season: Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Height: 36 - 45" (91 - 114cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Medium, double flowers, with a top-flowering habit. Produces a spray of flowers on the top of each stem, giving a bouquet effect.

Grower Information:

Planting density: 8 plants/ft.2 (84 plants/m2) Summer; 6 plants/ft.2 (64 plants/m2) Winter
Best for: Greenhouse, high tunnel
Floral Selection guide: Focal, Volume

Plug crop time: 8 to 10 weeks
Transplant to finish: Winter, 14 to 18 weeks; Spring/Autumn, 12 to 14 weeks; Summer, 10 to 12 weeks

  • The best spray-type lisianthus series – Flare produces a spray of flowers on the top of each stem that opens within a short window, giving a bouquet effect to every stem.
  • Labour savings, thanks to no pinching needed.
  • Full spray effect may reduce the number of stems needed for floral arrangements.

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