This is an intriguing novelty for cut flower growers, and it drew a number of nods from growers at the Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers conference this year. Dara produces 4-5" flower panicles that are typical of carrot flowers, but with an intriguing color range of soft, pale pink to rich, dark purple. Lend an airy touch to mixed bouquets by using Dara as a filler.
Color: Color range of soft, pale pink to rich, dark purple
Approximately 503,990 seeds per pound
Weeks to finish: 4 - 6 weeks
Soil temperature: 60 - 65 degrees fahrenheit
Germination days: 12 - 18 days
Grow on temperature day: 60 - 70 degrees fahrenheit