Photo Progress: Ecke Ranch Prestige Red

 

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7/11/2014


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Ian: This cultivar has not yet rooted in propagation. The leaves are a dark green oak leaf pattern with medium red petioles. There is not much leaf development activity at the apical meristem yet.

7/18/2014


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7/25/2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has grown by one inch and is showing dark red petioles with deep green textured leaves.

 

8-1-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has rooted completely, but is growing more slowly, showing dark red leaf petioles.

8-8-2014


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8-15-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has recently been pinched. It remains at 6.5 inches, but is not exhibiting very much branching from the main stem yet.

8-22-2014


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Ian:   This cultivar has reached 7 inches and is showing dense branching in the center.

8-29-2014


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9-5-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has reached 8.5 inches and is showing moderate basal branching .

 

9-12-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has grown to 10 inches and is showing dense branching at the apical meristem with dark green leaves.

9-19-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has grown to 10 inches tall and is not yet showing any Bracht coloration.

9-26-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar at 12 inches tall, is showing moderate red bract coloration.

10-3-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has reaches 13 inches tall and is showing vivid deep red coloration with even branching.

10-10-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has reached 14 inches tall, displaying six brachts showing deep red with dark green mottling.

10-17-2044


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Ian:  This cultivar has reaches 14 inches tall and is showing vivid deep red coloration with even branching.

10-24-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has reached full bract potential, with new leaves emerging from the cyathia which are poised to open.

10-31-2014


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11-7-2014


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