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Quick Fire or Pinky Winky

Posted by mainegard3 5 (My Page) on
Wed, Jul 14, 10 at 20:44

If I planted either of these in early morning sun (about 2 hours), would they bloom well? Not so concerned about how fast they grow but rather how showy they look. On a scale from 1-10 (10 being the best), how well would they grow in zone 5?


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RE: Quick Fire or Pinky Winky

QF blooms earlier and has a better shape but I am in the "wrong" zone. I suggest you contact (send GWMail) mycitygarden and alexis717. There should be threads asking this same question out there too.


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RE: Quick Fire or Pinky Winky

  • Posted by whaas 5a Milwaukee (My Page) on
    Wed, Jul 14, 10 at 22:32

If they only get 2 hours sun, they won't bloom well. Paniculata is a really a full sun shrub. I have Tarvida in 4 hours sun and the blooms are looking weak.

I'd rate Paniculata with a 9 in the Milwaukee area.


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