Flower Care Instructions

 

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Amaryllis
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Amaryllis in a 6” size during the moths of December through February.
  • Light: Place Amaryllis in location with diffused light.
  • Temperature: Keep at cool indoor temperatures of 60-75 F.
  • Water: Keep soil barely moist.
  • Continuing Care: 5. When the blooms are gone, cut the stem off near the bulb and water it enough to keep the soil moist and place in a bright location in your home.

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Asiatic Lily
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Asiatic Lilies all year round in 4.5” and 6” sizes and offers multiple colors during each season.
  • Light: Place Asiatic Lily in a bright location.
  • Temperature: Moderate home temperatures of 65-70 F are ideal. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Prefers moderately moist soil. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
  • Continuing Care: bulbs may be planted in the garden in mid-spring after flowers and foliage fade. Re-blooming depends on local climate.

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Azalea
  • Growing Information: We offer Azaleas year round from January to December in 6” size in multiple colors.
  • Light: Place in bright, indirect sunlight.
  • Temperature: Azaleas perform best at indoor temperatures of 60-70 F.
  • Water: Keep plant Azalea thoroughly moist.
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Bamboo
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Begonia
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Bulb Garden
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Calandiva
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Calandiva all year round in 4.5” and 6” sizes in multiple colors.
  • Light: Place Calandiva in a bright location.
  • Temperature: Moderate temperatures of 65-70 F are ideal. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Maintain relatively dry soil. Water thoroughly when soil surface feels dry to the touch. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
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Calla Lily
  • Growing Information: We grow Calla Lilies year round in 4.5”, 5” and 6” sizes and offer multiple colors throughout each season.
  • Light: Place Calla Lily in bright indirect sunlight.
  • Temperature: Calla Lilies perform best at 50-70 F. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Keep soil slightly moist at all times. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
  • Continuing Care: Tubers can be stored in a cool, dark place and repotted in autumn.

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Celosia
  • Growing Information: We grow Celosias during the months of May through October and offer them in a 4.5” and 6” sizes in several different varieties and colors.
  • Light: Place the plant in a bright and sunny location.
  • Temperature: Keep in average indoor temperatures of 60-75 F.
  • Water: Keep the soil evenly moist.
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Chrysanthemum
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Chrysanthemums all year round in 4.5”, 5”, 6”, and 6.5” sizes. We offer multiple colors and varieties during each season.
  • Light: Bright indirect light is preferred. Plants with flowers in bud stages prefer bright light near a sunny window. Plants with open flowers do well in a wide range of light conditions.
  • Temperature: Moderate temperatures of 65-70 F are ideal. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Moderately moist soil is preferred. Water thoroughly after soil begins to feel dry. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
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Cineraria
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Cineraria during the months of January through April in 4.5” and 6” sizes in various colors.
  • Light: Place plant in medium indirect light.
  • Temperature: Cineraria perform best at 60-65 F. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Keep soil slightly moist, but not waterlogged. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
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Coleus
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Coleus plants during the months of April through November.
  • Light: Place Coleus in sunny location.
  • Temperature: Place the Coleus plant in average room temperatures of 65-75 F.
  • Water: Keep the soil evenly moist.
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Cyclamen
  • Growing Information: We offer cyclamen in 4.5”, 5” and 6” pots year round through the months of January to December in multiple varieties and colors.
  • Light: Place the cyclamen in bright diffused light.
  • Temperature: Cool to moderate home temperatures of 60-70 F are ideal. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Moderately moist soil is preferred. Water thoroughly after soil feels dry to the touch. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
  • Continuing Care: Reduce water and allow plant to go dormant for a month in early spring. Repot for a new season of flowering.

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Daffodil
  • Growing Information: We offer daffodils in 4.5”, 5” and 6” pots during the months of January through May and grow many different types of varieties.
  • Light: Place daffodil in bright indirect sunlight.
  • Temperature: Daffodils perform best at 60-70 F.
  • Water: Allow soil to dry between waterings. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
  • Continuing Care: Allow leaves to die back before trimming foliage. After blooming, plant outdoors in autumn.

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Easter Lily
  • Growing Information: We offer Easter lilies during the throughout the month of Easter, usually March or April, in both 4.5” and 6” sizes.
  • Light: Place Easter Lily in a bright location.
  • Temperature: Moderate temperatures of 65-70 F are ideal. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Prefers moderately moist soil. Water thoroughly when soil feels dry to the touch. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
  • Continuing Care: Bulbs may be planted mid-spring after flowers and foliage fade. Re-blooming depends on the local climate.

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Exacum
  • Growing Information: We grow Exacum during the months of May to October in 4.5” and 6” sizes in various colors.
  • Light: Place Exacum in bright indirect sunlight.
  • Temperature: Exacum perform best at 50-75 F. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Keep soil evenly moist. Remove decorative wrap or pot cover before watering. Allow water to drain before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plant to stand in water.
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Garden Mum
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Gerbera Daisy
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Gerbera Daisies year round in 4.5”, 5”, and 6” sizes in various varieties and colors.
  • Light: Place Gerbera Daisy in a bright location while avoiding direct sunlight.
  • Temperature: Moderate home temperatures of 65-70 F are ideal. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Prefers moderately moist soil. Remove decorative wrap or pot cover before watering. Allow water to drain before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
  • Continuing Care: Gerbera Daisies may be enjoyed outside in the summer either in pots or in the garden.

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Hibiscus
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Hibiscus during the months of June-August in a 6” size in multiple bright colors.
  • Light: Place in a bright location.
  • Temperature: Moderate temperatures between 65-70 F are ideal. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Keep soil evenly moist. Water when soil begins to feel dry. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
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Hyacinth
  • Growing Information: We grow hyacinths during the months of January thru May in 4.5”, 5”, and 6” sizes in multiple colors.
  • Light: Place Hyacinth in bright indirect sunlight.
  • Temperature: Hyacinths perform best at 60-70 F. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Allow soil to dry between waterings. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
  • Continuing Care: Allow the leaves to die back before trimming foliage. After blooming, plant outdoors in autumn.

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Hydrangea
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Hydrangeas year round in 4.5”, 5” and 6.5” sizes in multiple colors.
  • Light: Place Hydrangea in a bright location near a sunny window.
  • Temperature: Moderate home temperatures of 65-70 F are ideal. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Water thoroughly after soil begins to feel dry to the touch. Remove decorative wrap or pot cover before watering. Allow water to drain before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
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Ivy
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Kalanchoe
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Kalanchoes all year round in 4.5” and 6” sizes in multiple colors.
  • Light: Place Kalanchoe in a bright location.
  • Temperature: Moderate temperatures of 65-70 F are ideal. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Maintain relatively dry soil. Water thoroughly when soil surface feels dry to the touch. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
  • Continuing Care:

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Money Tree
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Oriental Lily
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Oriental Lilies during the months of Jan through October in a 6” size and in various colors.
  • Light: Place Oriental Lily in a location with bright light.
  • Temperature: Moderate home temperatures between 65-70 F are ideal. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Oriental Lilies prefer moderately moist soil. Water thouroughly when soil surface feels dry to the touch. Remove decorative wrap or pot cover before watering. Allow water to drain before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
  • Continuing Care: Bulbs may be planted in the garden in mid-spring after flowers and foliage fade. Re-blooming depends on local climate.

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Ornamental Pepper
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Oxalis
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Oxalis during the month of March. As it’s known for it’s four leaf clover.
  • Light: Place Oxalis in a bright, sunny location.
  • Temperature: Oxalis perform best at room temperatures of 65-75 F.
  • Water: Keep soil just barely moist. If possible, let soil dry between waterings.
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Paperwhite
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Pineapple Lily
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Pineapple Lilies in a few colors in a 6” size during the summer months from May-August.
  • Light: Place in a room where there is bright light.
  • Temperature: Keep at moderate room temperatures between 60-75 F.
  • Water: Keep soil evenly moist.
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Poinsettia
  • Growing Information: We offer poinsettias in 4.5”, 5”, 6” and 6.5” during the months of November and December in various varieties.
  • Light: Place poinsettia in bright diffused light.
  • Temperature: Moderate home temperatures between 65-70F (18-21C) are ideal. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas in your home.
  • Water: Prefers moderately moist soil. Water thoroughly when soil surface feels dry to the touch. Do not allow soil to dry out or become soggy. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
  • Continuing Care: This traditional holiday favorite will keep its colorful bracts for months with continued care. Bright light and cool night temperatures will help delay flower bud drop.

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Strawflower
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Succulents
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows a wide variety of succulents in many different varieties ranging in 2” up to 6” sizes year round.
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  • Continuing Care: Care of succulents varies for each variety.

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Tulip
  • Growing Information: Milgro grow Tulips during the months of January through May in 4.5”, 5” and 6” sizes in a wide array of colors and varieties.
  • Light: Bright light or full to partial sun is ideal.
  • Temperature: Moderate temperatures of 65-70 F are ideal. Avoid excessively hot or cold areas.
  • Water: Tulips may be planted outside after danger of frost has passed.Moderately moist soil is preferred. Remove pot cover or decorative wrap before watering. Drain all excess water before putting pot cover or wrap back on. Do not allow plants to stand in water.
  • Continuing Care: Tulips may be planted outside after danger of frost has passed.

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Wheat Grass
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Zygote Cactus
  • Growing Information: Milgro grows Zygote Cactus, or commonly called Christmas Cactus, typically during the holiday season, but can be offered during other seasons as well in a few different bloom colors.
  • Light: Place in bright, indirect sunlight.
  • Temperature: Zygote Cacti perform best at a room temperature of 60-70 F.
  • Water: Keep soil slightly moist. Allow soil to dry in between waterings.
  • Continuing Care:

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