Antirrhinum 'Sunshine Deep Purple Eye'
Years Trialed: 2001
Excellent color, bi-color (5); Heat tolerant for a snap, productive; Very fast from seed; Good early blooming snapdragon, good flower form, first cut was okay height wise.
Short stems; Poor yield per plant; Too short - flowered too quickly; First cut was okay height-wise, but the second cut was quite short, difficult to use in mixed bouquets, second not tall enough to be sold in straight bunches; not a strong a grower (or flower) as 'Rocket' series.
|Yield (stems/plant)||Stem Length (inches)||Market Appreciation Rating - Wholesale (1)||Market Appreciation Rating - Retail (1)||Market Appreciation Rating - Consumer (1)||Repeat Again Rating (2)||Ease of Cultivation Rating (2)||Average Spacing (in2)|
|Range of Responses||4-7||11-30||4||4||4-5||1-5||4-5||36-432|
(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