Flowers Stock Katz Yellow

Katz Yellow

Stock Seed

Product ID: 3693

New! Versatile, single-stem stock.

Long, strong stems with 1 1/2-2", creamy yellow blooms. Early blooming series. Performed well in our spring, early summer, and fall trials; among the most uniform in bloom time and stem length. 55-60% double-flowering without selection; some selection possible. Ht. 24-32". Avg. 17,000 seeds/oz. Packet: 50 seeds.

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Packet

$3.95
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250 Seeds

$5.90
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1,000 Seeds

$10.15
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5,000 Seeds

$40.00
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25,000 Seeds

$178.75
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Additional Information

DAYS TO GERMINATION: 7-14 days at 65-75°F (18-24°C).

SOWING: Transplant: Sow 2 seeds/cell, 1/4" deep in 128-cell plug trays 8-10 weeks before last frost. Cover seeds lightly with vermiculite to help retain moisture. Transplant to packs or larger containers 14-21 days after sowing.
Direct seed: Sow seed after last frost.

SELECTION: Select for double flower by observing color, size, and shape of the cotyledon. After approximately 7-10 days after emergence selecting the lighter green seedling with an oval shape will produce double flowers. Discard the very small seedlings, ones that are darker green in color, and those with rounder shaped cotyledons, which will produce single flowers.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS:
Well-drained, moderately rich soil.

PLANT HEIGHT: 18-32". Support is necessary when the temperatures are consistently above 60°F (16°C) or where it rains frequently.

PLANT SPACING: 6-10".

HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.

HARVEST: Fresh: Harvest when 1/3 to 1/2 the florets on stem are open.

STEM LENGTH: 10-24".

VASE LIFE: 5-10 days.
36-41°F (2-5°C) ideal storage temperature.

USES:
Excellent cut flower. Edible flower. Beds, borders, and containers.

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Quick Facts

Latin Name
Matthiola incana
Days To Maturity
Average number of days from seeding date until ready for harvest.
90 - 100 Days
Life Cycle
Plants can be Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grow year after year), Tender Perennials (grow year after year in warmer climates; and in some cases when given special protection in colder climates), or Biennials (require two years to mature).
Annual
Hybrid Status
Hybrid: The offspring of a cross between two or more distinct parent lines, usually of same species, and selected for improved traits.<br>Open-pollinated: A non-hybrid variety that can reproduce itself in kind, demonstrating relatively stable traits from one generation to the next.
Open Pollinated
Product Features
Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets
Variety good for fresh cut-flower displays.
Fragrant Fragrant
Variety is highly fragrant.
Edible Flowers Edible Flowers
Variety's flowers may be consumed.
Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Edible Flowers Fragrant