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First-Year-Flowering Scheduling Tool

Leucanthemum x superbum Whitecap
North: grown outdoor flowering window weeks 22-30
South: grown outdoor flowering window weeks 18-26
Spring-early summer programs
Week color desired
URC stick week  
Liner ready week  
Liner transplant week  
Summer - fall programs
Week color desired
URC stick week  
Liner ready week  
Liner transplant week  
Leucanthemum x superbum Whitecap
Suggested Container Size.
Container: 2.5 qt (1 ppp)
Propagation Guide
Media EC/pH: EC 0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
Soil Temperature: 70-72°F (21-22°C)
Rooting Hormone: 500 ppm IBA
Mist: Low to moderate
Fertilization: 50 ppm N starting at Day 7
Pinching: Pinch 21 days after sticking.
Transplanting: Liner transplant week
Comments: For fastest, most reliable rooting, do not oversaturate rooting media.
Finishing Guide
Media pH: 5.8-6.2
Temperature: Nights: 55°F (13°C) Days: 68°F (20°C)
Light Level (fc): 5,000 to 8,000
Vernalization: No
Watering: Moderate
Fertilization: Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 150 to 175 ppm N.
Pinch After Transplant: Typically not required
Plant Growth Regulators: PGRs generally not needed
Pests and Fungal Diseases: Watch for crown rot if overwatered.