Growing and Harvest Information
Plant Type: Annual
Amount of Sun: Full
Sow: Indoors 4-6 weeks before planting outside. Plants must be set out several weeks before the first fall frost. Direct seed: sow 3 months before expected fall frost.
Transplant: (recommended) Harden-off one week before planting outside
Days to Maturity: 90-110 days
Plant Spacing: 6"
Pinch: Once plants are about 10-12" tall, remove the lower leaves. Repeat 3 or 4 times as the plants grow taller.
Vase Life: 7-14 days
Potential Harvest Yield:
For the longest vase life, harvest when there is a 6" head on a 24" stem with good colouring. Plants will begin to colour once temps drop below 50 degrees F.
Approximate Seeds per Packet: 25