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Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets

Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets

Good variety to choose for fresh cut Flowers displays.

Tower Custom Mix

Tower Custom MixChina Aster Seed


Product ID: 1833

Peony-type blooms with excellent uniformity.

All the elegance and beauty of peonies and garden mums in an easy-to-grow annual. Bloom size avg. 2-3" with 13-20 stems per plant. Tower features uniform bloom time and plant height across the series and mix. Colors include yellow, chamois, white, red, blue, violet, dusty pink, cherry rose, silver, and salmon. Colors are subject to slight variance due to seed availability. Also known as summer aster. Ht. 28-32". Avg. 14,000 seeds/oz. Packet: 50 seeds.

Product Price Qty
1833Packet  $3.95 
18331/8 Ounce  $11.75 
Backordered until 01/12/17
18331/4 Ounce  $21.20 
Backordered until 01/12/17
18331/2 Ounce  $35.30 
18331 Ounce  $69.55 

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Days to Maturity or Bloom:   110-120

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

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Growing Information

Aster, China

DAYS TO GERMINATION: 10-14 days at 70-72°F (21-22°C).

SOWING: Horizontal support may be necessary.
Transplant (recommended): Sow 6-8 weeks before last frost. Transplant into cell packs or individual containers when the first true leaves appear. Harden off and transplant after the last frost. Row covers help prevent the spread of disease by leaf hoppers. Remove the covers before flowers bloom.
Direct seed: Sow after the last frost when the soil temperature is 65-70°F (18-21°C).


SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Fertile, well-drained soil.

PLANT SPACING: 6-12". Pinching is unnecessary.


HARVEST: Fresh: When outside ray florets begin to open. Place immediately in water with floral preservative.
Note: Vase life is 5-10 days.

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