Sep 23, 2020  Week: 39

Can Can Purple Lisianthus

2021 New Variety!

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Scientific Name : Eustoma grandiflorum

Common Name : Double-Flowered Lisianthus

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

Plant Habit : Upright

Height : 36 - 45" (91 - 114cm)

Exposure : Sun

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Seed supplied as: Pelleted.
Planting density: 8 plants/ft.2 (84 plants/m2) Summer; 6 plants/ft.(64 plants/m2) Winter
Best for: Greenhouse, high tunnel
Floral Selection Guide: Focal, Volume

Plug crop time: 8 to 10 weeks
Transplant to finish: Winter, 14 to 18 weeks; Spring/Autumn, 12 to 14 weeks; Summer, 10 to 12 weeks

  • A later-flowering, spray-type lisianthus with a highly filled flower in a deep purple-blue colour.
  • Produces a spray of flowers on the top of each stem that opens within a short window, giving a bouquet effect to every stem.
  • Labour savings with no pinching needed.
  • Full spray effect may reduce the number of stems needed for floral arrangements.