Author Archives: Harvey Lang

About Harvey Lang

Harvey Lang is a technical services representative for Syngenta Flowers, Inc. He can be reached at havery.lang@syngenta.com.

Petunia: Finished Production Tips

Grow Time (From Rooted Cutting) A petunia in a quart container with one pinch per plant (ppp) takes five to six weeks of grow time. In a gallon container with one ppp, grow time is estimated at eight to nine weeks. Petunias in 12-inch baskets with four ppp take 10 to 11 weeks. Fertilizer Rate

Lobelia: Finished Production Tips

Grow Time (From Rooted Cutting) A lobelia in a quart container with one pinch per plant (ppp) takes six to seven weeks of grow time. In a gallon container with two ppp, grow time is estimated at eight to nine weeks. Lobelias in 12-inch baskets with four to five ppp take 10 to 11 weeks

Verbena Propagation Tips

Upon Arrival Verbenas can be stored in a cooler down to 38 degrees F (5 degrees C) for up to 24 hours. Rooting Time Unrooted cuttings typically take about three to three and a half weeks to root in a 105-sized plug. These are fast rooters and are generally very easy to root. Growing Media