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SUN PARASOL® PRETTY Deep Red

Mandevilla hybrid

Highest Flower Count

Sun Parasol® Pretty varieties combine the best of dipladenia characteristics with mandevilla growth. Flower size is the same as the Original group, but the foliage is glossy, thinner and more vining.  Plants are natural climbers and suitable for baskets, trellises, and balconies.  Pretty varieties are also more cold tolerant than other dipladenia types.

Height: 120 to 182-inches
305 to 462-centimeters
Spread: 24 to 48-inches
61 to 122-centimeters
Seasons: Summer
Colors: Deep Red
Vigor: Vigorous
Earliness: Mid
Usage: Container Gardens, Hanging Baskets, Pollinator Plant
 
GROWER CULTURE:
 
General:
 
Media: Well-drained peat/perlite mix
pH: 5.5 to 6.0
Fertilization: Medium | 250 ppm
Light: High
Water: Well-Drained to Dry
 
Finishing:
 
Growing Temp Day: 65°F to 75°F | 18°C to 24°C
Growing Temp Night: 65°F to 75°F | 18°C to 24°C
Pinching: Necessary to improve branching. Wait until the plants are fairly well-rooted before pinching
Pests: Mites are the prime pest. Aphids, thrips, and whiteflies.
Diseases: Good airflow helps prevent foliar leaf spot. Watering in the morning helps, too. Prevent Fusarium and Botrytis by keeping plants dry in the winter
 
Crop Timing from Rooted Liners:
 
 
Other Varieties in the Series:
[ Deep Pink ] [ Pink ] [ Crimson ]