Lewisia Safira

Transplanting
Remove liner carefully from trays so as not to damage roots. Plant liner even with soil line. Keep soil surface of liner level with surface of finished pot.

Container Sizes and Crop Times
• Quart/4” from 72-cell liner: 1ppp. 10-12 weeks after transplant.
• Gallon/6” from 72-cell liner: 1ppp. 14-16 weeks after transplant.

Growing Media
Plant into a well-drainedmediawith a pH: 5.0-5.6

Temperature
Night temperature 50-55°F (10-13°C).
Day temperature 60-65°F (16-18°C).
Vernalization is not required but is beneficial for better flower power.

Light
Moderate to high light levels of 2,500-4,000 foot candles.

Water and Feed
Lewisia should be grown using a well balanced fertilizer at a rate of 100-125 ppm.
The media should be allowed to dry slightly between watering and never saturated.

Growth Regulators
In most conditions, PGR application will not be necessary.

Insects and Diseases
Pythium and Rhizoctonia can occur if plants are overwatered.
Preventive measures are typically not necessary.

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