Week 22 – May 30, 2020

Plant Information

Glitterati™ Red Star Pentas

New variety!
Growing Information:
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Marketing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Pentas lanceolata

Common Name: Pentas

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

Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 8 - 12" (20 - 30cm)

Height: 12 - 22" (30 - 56cm)

Width: 10 - 18" (25 - 46cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Something new to Pentas!
Unique star pattern is distinctly different and is best enjoyed close up.
Plant along pathways or use in mixed combos to create your own custom look.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 6 to 7 weeks
Transplant to finish: 8 to 10 weeks

  • A sure winner! Combines a unique look for pentas, while still offering the heat/humidity performance this class is known for.
  • Distinctive star pattern combines easily with other varieties, adding an exciting component for warm/hot season combinations.
  • Finishes fast for speed to market, and follow-up blooming keeps the plants in full colour and looking good all season.

Distinctive combination of red and white with a star pattern that is great for Summer patio pots and combinations. Complements Glitterati Purple Star, which was introduced in 2018.

'PAS1171780'

Protection Information: US10,631,515

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