PRIMULACEAE
 
Cyclamen persicum

Common names:  Florist's Cyclamen

Light needs:  High indirect light while in bloom; medium afterwards.

Best temperatures:  60-70F (16-22C) day; 40-60F (4.5-16C) night

Water and humidity needs:  Keep soil moist when they are flowering.  Afterwards, let them dry between waterings.

Growing guidelines:  Fertilize twice a month from fall to spring.

Common problems:  Spider mites can cause problems.  Discard if infested.

Propagation:  Seed.

Currently in Greenhouse:  Yes

 

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