Mini Carnations Life Cycle

The Six Stages of the Mini Carnations Life Cycle

 

Flower Cutting Guide

 Length  Flower / Stem  Flower / Bunch  Stems / Bunch
 55 cm  Minimum 3 viable  Minimum 35 viable  10

 

1. Length will include the flowers and stem and will be measured from the shortest stem in the bunch.

2. Stems should be even at the end of the bunch (flush cut).

3. Cut stage should be based on cultivar tendencies and market requirements such that the flower will fully develop in the vase.

4. Foliage should be removed from the lower third of the bunch.

5. Variety name sticker should be on each bunch.

 

Also visit our Flower Glossary to learn more about Mini Carnation flowers.

 

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