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Lisianthus is a florist staple and excellent crop for local farms. Its limited cool-storage period, long vase-life, and broad range of pastel- to jewel-tone colors are superior to wholesale imports. This fact sheet reviews lisianthus groups, site preparation, germination, transplanting, fertilizing, and irrigation and disease and pest management. It also provides information on trellising, harvest and storage, and economics as a specialty crop option for local farms.
Stock, M., Hansen, S., Lewis, M., Collins, A., Black, B., & Drost, D. (20220. Lisianthus cut flower production in Utah [Fact sheet]. Utah State University Extension.