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Sep 19, 2021  Week: 37

ColorBloom™ Deep Orange with Dark Eye Gerbera

2022 New Variety!
  • ColorBloom™ Deep Orange with Dark Eye Bloom
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Scientific Name : Gerbera jamesonii

Common Name : Transvaal Daisy

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

Plant Habit : Upright

Spacing : 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Height : 4 - 6" (10 - 15cm)

Width : 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Exposure : Partial Sun

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Seed supplied as: Coated.
Stays tidy for smaller pots
ColorBloom stays compact, so it won’t get too full or leafy, allowing the colourful blooms to show through in quarts/11-cm pots. Faster to flower by around 10 days, ColorBloom beats the competition to market. And, first-time plant buyers will love the exciting, non-fading colours and easy care of this indoor/outdoor plant.

Plug crop time: 6 to 7 weeks
Transplant to finish: 6 to 10 weeks

  • The ColorBloom series is specially designed for the quart/11-cm retail market.
  • ColorBloom is the most uniform series on the market, with the best performance for consumers.
  • The series is around 10 days faster to flower than competitors.
  • More uniform with a shorter flower window.
  • It has a higher amount of usable plants due to better seed quality.
  • Offers a compact plant habit that requires less to no PGRs.
  • Series holds its colour better and won’t fade in high light.

Features a good orange colour that doesn’t fade under higher light conditions. Fits the series very well for plant habit and consumer performance; 5 days later to flower like NEW Bicolor Red White and Bicolor Orange Yellow. Adding this top-selling colour means we can now offer growers a complete gerbera program!


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