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Mona Lisa® Deep Blue Anemone

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Scientific Name: Anemone coronaria

Common Name: Windflower

Propagation Method: Seed

Form Supplied As: Raw

Cultivation Type: Greenhouse, High Tunnel

Planting Density: 22 to 44 plants/sq. meter (2 to 4 plants/sq. foot).

Usage: Focal

Flower Color (primary): Blue

Flower Color (secondary): Purple

Foliage Color: Medium Green

The large, bright blooms of Mona Lisa Anemone are a masterpiece in any bouquet. Mona Lisa varieties produce up to 18 flowers per plant and are best grown cool without the need for supplemental light. Low temperatures (8 to 12°C/46 to 54°F) promote optimum stem length.

Stem Length: 46cm (18")

Bloom Size: 10 - 11cm (4.00 - 4.50")

Harvest Recommendation: Harvest when flower buds are fully coloured and about 30-40% open/cupped stage. Avoid harvesting fully open flowers with pollen shed.

Post-Harvest Recommendation: Avoid ethylene exposure; an ethylene-inhibiting treatment is recommended. Hydrate and store in cooler at 1-3°C (34-38°F) in commercial floral solution at recommended rates.

Vase Life Recommendation: 5-7 days

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