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Johnny's Exclusive/Specialty

Johnny's Exclusive/Specialty

At Johnny's, we have trialed seed and products from around the world. After confirming that they meet our superior quality standards, we have chosen to offer many unique varieties that are now only available from Johnny's. These are Johnny's Exclusives/Specialties.

Use for cut flowers and bouquets

Use for cut flowers and bouquets

Good variety to choose for fresh cut Flowers displays.

Tower Custom Mix
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Tower Custom MixChina Aster Seed

1833

Product ID: 1833

Excellent uniformity in height and bloom time.

Bloom size avg. 2-3" with 13-20 stems per plant. 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. 12,500 seeds/oz. Packet: 50 seeds.

Product Price Qty
1833Packet  $3.95 
18331/8 Ounce  $11.75 
18331/4 Ounce  $21.20 
18331/2 Ounce  $35.30 
18331 Ounce  $69.55 

Quick Facts

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: Transplant (recommended): Sow 6-8 weeks before last frost. Transplant to cell packs or individual containers when 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).

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Fertile, well-drained soil.

PLANT HEIGHT: Varies. Support, such as horizontal mesh, is recommended.

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

HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.

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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