Felicia – Forever Blue – Blue Felicia Daisy – Felicia hybrid
Dead-Heading Not Necessary
Use in containers and landscapes.
Maintenance Category Easy
Water Category Average
Flower Form Container, Landscape
pH A - pH 5.5 - 5.8, B - pH 5.8 - 6.2
EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9
Fertilization 150 - 200
Light Requirements High
Water Requirements Moderate to Moist
Rooting Out Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit
Growing On Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit
Holding Temperature 40 - 50° Fahrenheit
Planting and Timing Information
Late Spring through Summer Finish. Standard PPP.
Finishing Times [weeks]
4-5" and Quart Pot : 5-6
6" and Gallon Pot : 6-8
7-9" Pot : 8-10
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot : 10-12
Pinching and Growth Regulators
Pinch once at liner planting. Florel can be used instead of pinching. Cycocel at 1500 ppm has proven effective for height control.
Pest and Disease Management
General pest and disease practices as listed in notes. Watch for white flies and thrips.
Does best with heat and will not establish well in cold damp greenhouses.