"Oh and I forgot, the seed is the original source of contamination. A 1-2% PerPose soak for 45 seconds in a small tea strainer, followed by a hair dry . Rub apart, and sow immediately. No hard to germination. Use PerPose to…"
To your question, I can now confirm 2% PerPose (not Oxidate) plus 1% Suffoil-X per gal water. Must have great coverage. I use a gas powered Stihl backpack spray. Best spray equipment I ever invested"
"Yes, I saw the pics of them in the greenhouse. Very healthy and uniform! I would love to know how they stand up to a rainy summer. I have no doubt that if it were a dry summer they would look great. Its that excessive moisture that makes me worry…"
"Yeah, the reason I wondered about the verbena dying was if they were out in the open and it rained too much, cause that will bring a verbena down. But if thats the reason why, then I would have really thought that there would have been some empty…"
"I don't know anything about Vitesse, but I'm so happy with Coras and Titan's that unless there's a substantial advantage, I won't risk changing. What's the advantage of that series?
Re the Verbena, I assumed they died…"
"I actually don't go to the trials much, and the reason why is because, at least here in Raleigh, every summer is so different weather-wise that how one annual will do one summer, could die the next summer, or at least look very different…"