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First-Year-Flowering Scheduling Tool

Veronica Moody Blues®
North: grown outdoor flowering window weeks 23-37
South: grown outdoor flowering window weeks 19-40
Spring-early summer programs
Week color desired
URC stick week  
Liner ready week  
Liner transplant week  
Late summer - fall programs
Week color desired
URC stick week  
Liner ready week  
Liner transplant week  
*Plantings after week 25 finish faster
Veronica Moody Blues® Dark Pink
Veronica Moody Blues® Mauve
Veronica Moody Blues® Dark Blue
Veronica Moody Blues® Pink
Veronica Moody Blues® Sky Blue
Veronica Moody Blues® White
Suggested Container Size.
Container: 2.5 qt (1 ppp)
Propagation Guide
Media EC/pH: EC 0.75-0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
Soil Temperature: 70-72°F (21-22°C)
Rooting Hormone: 500 ppm IBA
Mist: Moderate
Fertilization: 50-75 ppm N
Pinching: Recommended after roots are established. Leave 4-5 active internodes.
Transplanting: Liner transplant week
Comments: Roots quickly. Plan to pinch in liner tray.
Finishing Guide
Media pH: 5.8-6.2
Temperature: Nights: 50 to 55°F (10 to 13°C) Days: 60 to 70°F (16 to 20°C)
Light Level (fc): 5,000 to 8,000
Vernalization: No
Watering: Allow media to dry slightly between watering.
Fertilization: Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 125 to 150 ppm.
Pinch After Transplant: Yes
Plant Growth Regulators: PGRs generally not needed
Pests and Fungal Diseases: Aphids, white fly