Vegetative Variety

Erysimum linifolium Bowles Me Away

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Data is gathered from our West Grove, Pa., trials (Zone 6a). Southern growers: expect 1-2 weeks earlier finishing. Northern growers: 1 week slower. Consider summertime scheduling accurate. Dates based on a standard 72 liner size.

Week color desired
URC stick week
Liner transplant week
(1 ppp)
Week color desired
URC stick week
Liner transplant week
(1 ppp)
Propagation Guide
Media EC/pH: EC 0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
Soil Temperature: 68-70°F (20-21°C)
Rooting Hormone: 500 ppm IBA
Mist: Low
Fertilization: Begin feeding 50-75 ppm 10 days after sticking
Pinching: Pinch 21-25 days after sticking.
Transplanting: 42-49 days after sticking
Comments: Don’t oversaturate media. Low mist levels work best.
Finishing Guide
Media pH: 5.8-6.2
Temperature: 50 to 60°F (10 to 16°C)
Light Level (fc): 3,000 to 5,000
Vernalization: No
Daylength: Day length neutral
Watering: Low to moderate
Fertilization: 150 to 175 ppm N.
Pinch After Transplant: Yes, a second pinch is often beneficial.
Plant Growth Regulators: Sumagic 5-10 ppm spray
Pests and Fungal Diseases: Watch for bacterial infections.