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Eustoma ‘Twinkle Deep Blue’

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Trial: Annual

Years Trialed: 2002

Eustoma 'Twinkle Deep Blue'

Good Qualities

Color is very dark and vivid (5); Dark attractive buds (3); Good spray and flower form; Excellent germination (90% plus, in less than 10 days), stiff stems, I liked the ‘spray’ form and the fact that the buds had nice color; Big flower, double frosted shape; Tall, appear easy to harvest; Thrips resistant; Buds added to the wonderful richness of the deep purple flowers.

Problems

I lost quite a few of these to thrips, they seemed to be particularly attractive to them; Short stem; Not as floriforous; Older blooms on stem fade to purple with slight discoloration (white splotched); Same bed in hoophouse, same plug grower as Echo and Mariachi but low quality plug and non-existent yield – I can grow ’em and my plug grower can start’em well enough – just had terrible results with’ Twinkle Deep Blue’ and ‘Cinderella Pink’ (Zone 5/6); None.

Comments

Similar to lots of purple lines; Because of the thrips damage, I didn’t market many of these but people loved the ones I did have; This lisanthas has a permanent home at Wildthang.

Trial Data

Eustoma ‘Twinkle Deep Blue’
Yield (stems/plant) Stem Length (inches) Market Appreciation Rating¹ Repeat Again Rating¹ Ease of Cultivation Rating¹ Average Spacing (in2)
Wholesale Retail Consumer
Average 1.9 20.8 3.3 3.8 4.0 3.5 3.0 54
Range of Responses 0-5 8-28 1-5 1-5 1-5 1-5 1-4 4-144

¹1 to 5 scale, with 5 being the best. Market ratings are based on sales to wholesalers, retailers, or final consumers direct.

Supplier

Goldsmith Seeds
P.O. Box 1349
Gilroy CA 95021

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