Matthiola ‘White Wonder Improved’
Year Trialed: 2008
Very nice white with green center, very sturdy and tall stems, excellent cluster of flowers; Very uniform, foliage clean looking, succession flowered in short window; Great fragrance, nice color; Beautiful in spring and early summer; Lovely fragrance, clean white, nice length, a few singles.
Not super strong stems; Flowers crinkled and leaves curled, plants appear to be diseased–not attractive; Planted in shade but plant performed poorly when temperatures were higher in summer.
We use only plain water.
|Yield (stems/plant)||Stem Length (inches)||Market Appreciation Rating – Wholesale (1)||Market Appreciation Rating – Retail (1)||Market Appreciation Rating – Consumer (1)||Repeat Again Rating (1)||Ease of Cultivation Rating (1)||Average Spacing (in2)||Average Postharvest Life (days)|
|Range of Responses||1-3||14-30||–||2||2-5||2-5||4-5||25-144||4-9|
(1) 1 to 5 scale, with 5 being the best. Market ratings are based on sales to wholesalers, retailers, or final consumers direct.
301 Natividad Rd.
Salinas, CA 93906