Week 38 – September 20, 2019

Plant Information

Quicktime™ Mickey Viola

New variety!
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Viola cornuta

Common Name: Horned Violet

Hardiness Zone: 6a - 6b

Hardiness Degree: -10°F (-23.3°C)

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

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Fragrant Flowers, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant, Attracts Bees, Winter Interest (regional)

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 6" (15cm)

Height: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Width: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun

General Information: Early-blooming, free-flowering plants provide bright color in early Spring and Fall gardens.

Grower Information:

Shorter production time = cost savings
Flowering two weeks faster than comparable series, NEW Quicktime allows you to sow your viola crop two weeks later and 
still ship on time in Spring. With reduced labour and less heat needed in the greenhouse, the cost savings are quick to add up!

Plug crop time: 4.5 to 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: Spring 5 to 6 weeks, Autumn 3 to 4 weeks

  • Early-blooming, free-flowering plants provide bright colour in early Spring and Autumn gardens.
  • Reduced daylength sensitivity and free-flowering selection criteria make Quicktime viola the best option for saving growing time in cold-grown, overwinter-produced viola crops.
  • Compact plants have a uniform habit and are covered in 1 to 1.5 in./3 to 4 cm blooms.
  • A well-branched, full-bodied plant that fills out the pot or pack.
  • Features ‘Hyperflora’ flowering power, so it has multiple blooms at first flower and continues with fast secondary and tertiary flowering.

'PAS1305308'
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