Week 50 – December 11, 2019

Plant Information

Happy Trails™ Mixture Portulaca

Growing Information:
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Marketing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Portulaca grandiflora

Common Name: Trailing Portulaca, Moss Rose, Purslane

Hardiness Degree: 45°F (7.2°C)

Blooming Season: Summer, Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Trailing

Characteristics: Drought Tolerant

Water: Light

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 18" (46cm)

Height: 6 - 9" (15 - 23cm)

Width: 14 - 18" (36 - 46cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Excellent garden performer is great for hot, dry, full-sun conditions. Big, semi-double flowers in intense, vivid colours.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 4 to 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: 6 weeks

  • Trailing portulaca series has the shortest photoperiod on the market today – 10 hours.
  • Sow up to 2 weeks earlier than any other trailing portulaca to meet market demands.
  • Most vivid colour assortment available, including intense Deep Red and unique Rosita.
  • Delivers brilliant colours and fantastic spread in the garden.

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