Sobkowich Greenhouses Ltd.
Licensed Proven Winners Propagator
 Coleus hybrid - 'Dark Star'
Coleus colorblaze™ — 'Dark Star'
Cultural/Growing Information

pH: C (6.0 - 6.5)

EC (2:1 Extraction Method): B (0.6 - 0.9)

Fertilization Recommendations: M (150-200 ppm)

Rooting Out: B (65-72°F or 18-22°C)

Growing On: B (65-72°F or 18-22°C)

Holding Temperature: B (50-60°F or 10-16°C)

Light Levels: Moderate to High

Water Requirements: Moderate to Moist

Planting & Timing Information: Spring through Summer Finish. Standard PPP.

Finish Time 4-5": 5-6

Finish Time 6"/Gallon: 6-8

Finish Time 8": 8-10

Finish Time 10-12": 10-12

Pinching/Growth Regulators: One to two pinches can be used to increase branching and for shaping. For small pot sizes this may not be necessary, larger pots will probably require pinching. Florel can increase branching and reduce flowering. Cycocel/B-9 tank mix or Sumagic spray at 3-5 ppm will help control growth if needed.

Pest and Disease Management: General pest and disease practices as listed in notes. Watch for mealy bugs.

Spring Outdoor Finish?: N


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