Rocco Red (Saxifraga Pellets)
Latin Name: Saxifraga x arendsii
Item #: P1830
New This Year
Approximately 392,000 to 492,000 seeds per oz/28g.
Germinate at 65 to 68°F (18 to 20°C) for 7-11 days. Light is optional. Sow 2 seeds per cell in 288 plug trays. Cover the seeds lightly with vermiculite. Transplant into 3.5 to 5-in. (10 to 13-cm) pots after 9-10 weeks. Transplant to flower: 28 to 38 weeks. Water thoroughly and allow plants to dry back to moderate moisture level. Plants require about 12 weeks of vernalization at 41°F (5°C) and should be bulked for about 8 to 10 weeks before receiving the cold treatment. Rocco Red is a day-neutral plant with optimum growing-on temperatures of 40 to 50°F (4 to 10°C) nights / 60 to 65°F (16 to 18°C) days. Total crop time: 37 to 48 weeks.
Plant in full sun 6-8” apart.
Direct seeding outdoors not recommended.