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Mar 28, 2023  Week: 13

Fireworks Gomphrena

    Gomphrena Fireworks Bloom

    Gomphrena Fireworks Cutflower

Grower Information:
Culture Research
Gomphrena Fireworks GrowerFacts Extra

Scientific Name: Gomphrena pulchella

Propagation Method: Seed

Form Supplied As: Coated

Cultivation Type: Greenhouse, High Tunnel, Field

Planting Density: 11 plants/sq. meter (1 plant/sq. foot).

Usage: Filler

Flower Color (primary): Pink/Rose

Foliage Color: Medium Green

Vigorous, “tough as nails” plants are productive and make an excellent filler flower for mixed bouquets, fresh or dried. Easy to produce and suitable for field production.

Stem Length: 91 - 122cm (36 - 48")

Harvest Recommendation: Harvest when flower heads are sized up and in colour.

Post-Harvest Recommendation: Good-quality, clean water. No additional benefits from use of commercial floral solutions. Store at 3-4°C (36-41°F) if necessary for less than 7 days for best performance.

Vase Life Recommendation: 14-16 days