Early Spring through Fall Finish. Standard PPP.
No pinch needed for 4-5" pots planted after mid-March, when planted prior to mid-March a pinch will be beneficial. Single plant 6" and gallons and all 8" and larger should be pinched 1-2 weeks after transplant. 5-10 ppm Sumagic spray or a 1-3 ppm Bonzi drench will help control growth. 'Sugar Baby' and 'Molimba Mini's' are sensitive to PGRs and should be regulated with caution.
General pest and diseasepractices as listed in notes.
Grower Tips for Argyranthemum
-Low light, tight spacing, and wet foliage will lead to disease.
-'Molimba First Blush' will turn white with temperatures above 70 F.
-High light is essential in the production of Molimba series.
-Argyranthemum stems elongate under long day conditions, for small containers plant when long day conditions exist.
-Liner trays can be hard to hold under long-day conditions, these trays should be transplanted quickly.
Low light, tight spacing and wet foliage will lead to disease. Molimba Mini varieties should need little to no PGR's.
-Requires long day conditions or very highlight to flower.