Photo Progress: Selecta Christmas Day Red

 

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7/11/2014


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Ian:  This cultivar is displaying deep green leaves with a medium red petiole. There are new leaves emerging from the apical meristem. This cultivar has rooted in propagation.

 

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 medium red petioles and dark green leaves.

8-1-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has been pinched and is developing six new side branches

8-8-2014


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Ian:   This cultivar is showing strong branching, reaching a height of 7.5 inches.

8-15-2014


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Ian: This cultivar has grown to 8.5 inches and is showing vigorous branching.

8-22-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has reached 9 inches in height and is showing dark green foliage with excellent branching.

8-29-2014


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9-5-2014


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 Ian:  This cultivar has grown to 10 inches tall and is showing dense branching .

9-12-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has grown to 11.5 inches and is showing dense branching at the apical meristem with medium green leaves.

9-19-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has grown to 12 inches tall and is showing red coloration on top brachts.

9-26-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar at 13 inches tall is showing dark burgundy bract coloration.

10-3-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has reached 14 inches tall and is showing burgundy red coloration with dense branching.

10-10-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has reached 14 inches tall, displaying six brachts showing burgundy and deep red coloration.

10-17-2014


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Ian:  This cultivar has reached 15 inches tall and is showing burgundy red coloration with dense, sturdy branching.

10-24-2014


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

10-31-2014


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11-7-2014


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