Whirlwind® White Fan Flower Scaevola aemula
Spring to Summer Finish. Standard PPP.
For all sizes of containers, pinch the liner 1–2 weeks after transplant; for containers larger than 6” and for hanging baskets, trim around the edge of the container as needed prior to spacing or hanging of the baskets.
Sumagic at 2-5 ppm has been effective at controlling growth.
General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.
Grower Tips for Whirlwind
-Requires high light in production.
-Needs 200 ppm fertilizer.
-Prefers warmer production temperatures.
Australian plants prefer to have little or no Phosphorous added. This plant is sensitive to cold temperatures but makes a great spring and summer sales item. Avoid getting foliage wet under low light, high pH, and cool conditions.
Whirlwind varieties are more compact and better branched than other Scaevola varieties.
|Award Year||Award||Plant Trial|
|2012||Top Performer||Ohio State University Extension - Springfield|
|2012||Top Performer||Longwood Gardens|
|2012||Top Perfomer||University of Wisconsin|
|2012||Top Performer in Container||University of Minnesota - Morris|
|2012||Top Performer||Mississippi State University - Crystal Springs|
|2012||Leader of the Pack||Ohio State University - Columbus|
|2012||Top Performer||University of Tennessee - Knoxville|
|2012||Consumer Choice||University of Florida - Fort Lauderdale|
|2012||Top Performer||University of Minnesota - Grand Rapids|