Week 38 – September 20, 2019

Plant Information

Matrix® Blue Blotch Improved Pansy

New variety!
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Viola x wittrockiana

Common Name: Extra-Large-Flowered Pansy

Hardiness Degree: -10°F (-23.3°C)

Blooming Season: Early Spring, Spring, Autumn, Winter

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Winter Interest (regional), Fragrant Flowers, Frost Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 8" (20cm)

Height: 8" (20cm)

Width: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun

General Information: Extra-large flowers on strong, sturdy stems. Produces more flowers per plant than other pansies to create high-impact landscapes and containers.

Grower Information:

Make your life easier
Matrix is your best option for longer days and warmer growing. Uniformity of timing and plant habit simply can’t be beat by any other varieties in the marketplace. Only Matrix has a tight bloom window in Autumn production that allows every colour to ship the same week.

Plug crop time: 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: Spring 6 to 8 weeks, Autumn 4 to 6 weeks

  • Matrix offers less handling, less waste and exceptional holding power for higher profitability.
  • 7-day bloom window across all colours in Autumn production makes scheduling and growing easy.
  • Extra-large flowers hold up to the heat and PGR stress in Summer/Autumn production.
  • Low-maintenance series gives pro landscapers the best choice for uniform colour striping, plus the most flowers per plant of any large-flowered pansy.

Flower timing has been improved to better match the series. It also offers improved flower presentation.

'PAS835635'
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