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Calendula PowerDaisy 'Tango' (P)

Calendula PowerDaisy™ 'Tango' (P)

Consumer Information

Narrative Description:

A true breeding breakthrough, this is the first tough, disease resistant, cascading Calendula, producing vivid orange flowers from March until November. It is easy to maintain and tolerant of frost to at least -5 degrees C.

Ideal Conditions:

Prefers full sun with free-draining soil or compost.

Possible Situation:

Brilliant for a sunny spot in a container, raised bed or border. Drench it in sunlight and it will reward with masses of flowers.

Accreditations /
Awards:

New to the Catalogue

Resilience:

Half-hardy

Habit:

Mound Forming

Height x Spread / Trail:

40 x 40 cm

Features:

Attracts Wildlife

Typical Season:

Spring

Summer

Flower Colour:

orange

Foliage Colour:

green

Flowering Time:

March - November

Planting Recommendations:

Basket

Bed/Border

Raised Bed

Container

Prefers:

Full Sun

Temperature Tolerance:

Can withstand winter conditions in well protected, free draining garden situations.

Plant Care:

Cultural Information

Family:

Asteracea

Genus:

Calendula

Species:

Hybrida

Series:

PowerDaisy

Cultivar:

Tango

UPOV:

EUPBR TBAF

UPOV No:

Category:

Hardy Patio Plants

Recommended Pot Sizes:

11cm

1Ltr

3Ltr+

Pot Spacing:

Leave enough room so that foliage does not overlap within crop time.

Typical time required from pot to sale:

0 weeks over Winter

10 weeks in Spring / Summer

Based on producing a finished pot size of 1L for plug products and 2L for liner products. (*)

Growing Media / Irrigation / Water Capacity:

Free draining - keep evenly moist

Feeding / Fertilser
(during crop time):

NPK balanced feeding

Feeding Frequency:

Requires normal/regular feeding (Standard EC)

Recommended pH:

Standard 5.0 to 5.5

Growth Regulation PGR:

Due to the current approval situation, please contact your PGR provider

Temperature During Production:

Cool crop 4 -12C

Temperature During Transport:

12-16C

Availability

Available to Order:

February - June

Recommended Sales Window:

May - August

Forecast Availability:

Wk/Yr:15/18
Qty:22

Please note: this forecasted availability is a guide only. Quantities can be increased or produced earlier on request.

P&D Susceptibility

Common Pests:

Common Diseases:

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Additional Notes (*):

All information provided is based on producing a default finished pot size of 1L for our plug products, and 2L for 7cm and 9cm liner products. For alternative pot sizes please adjust cultural notes accordingly.

Finishing times - Based on average estimated climatic and environmental conditions, and are for guidance purposes only.

Temperature These conditions assume a protected ornamental growing environment. Recommended growing is generally above 5C.

Feeding Does not specify controlled release or liquid fertiliser application. This choice will depend on your conditions, requirements and preferences please contact your fertiliser consultant for suitable products to meet your requirements.

Growing media and pH Is shown for guidance purposes only - please contact your growing media consultant for suitable growing media to meet your requirements.



Disclaimer

This information is for guidance purposes only and is based upon our own growing environment and experience during trials. It is wise to use your own knowledge about your growing conditions and local environment in order to make informed cultural decisions.