Christmas Glory Red

Breeder:
Selecta/Ball
Summary:
Christmas Glory has rosy red bracts and darker red young bracts surrounding 12 to 15 large showy cyathia held tight within the center. The large bracts cover the compact plants, which are best suited for 6 -in. or smaller containers. However, vigor was higher in Ontario. Plants flowered mid-season.
Color Vigor Timing
Red Low Mid Season
Trial Year Bract Color Cultivar
Anthesis
Height
(inches)
Diameter
(inches)
2017 Oct. 7, 2017 Nov. 17, 2017 14.0 12.0
2015 Oct. 10, 2015 Nov. 19, 2015 17.0 14.5
2013 Oct. 2, 2013 Nov. 15, 2013 14.0 12.0
2012 Sept. 30, 2012 Nov. 23, 2012 13.5 9.5

Christmas Glory Red
North Carolina State University
2017

Christmas Glory Red
North Carolina State University
2015

Christmas Glory Red
North Carolina State University
2013

Christmas Glory Red
North Carolina State University
2012

Trial Year Bract Color Cultivar
Anthesis
Height
(inches)
Diameter
(inches)
2017 Oct. 30, 2017 Dec. 2, 2017 17.5 17.5
2016 Oct. 25, 2016 Nov. 29, 2016 12.0 13.0

Christmas Glory Red
University of Florida
2017

Christmas Glory Red
University of Florida
2016