Are you growing ageratum in Virginia, but don’t know when they’ll bloom?
Getting your Ageratum to bloom is not as easy as it seems.
- Ageratum have a small window when they bloom and still look great.
So if they bloom too early they may die or not last as long. And if they bloom too late they may have small blooms that don’t last long.
Today, I’m going to teach you the ideal time for ageratum to bloom in Virginia:
- To Learn More About HOW to Grow Ageratum, Check Out This GUIDE!
When Do Ageratum Bloom in Virginia?
As you may have already guessed, there are two main factors that determine when ageratum will bloom: where your ageratum are planted & weather (time).
Bloom Time Depends on Where Your AgeratumAre Planted!!!
When your ageratum will bloom will depend on exactly where it is planted in your yard or garden
In general, expect the following:
- If a ageratum is planted in an area of your yard that receives full sun it will bloom around the same time every year or up to two weeks early due to warm weather and extra sunlight.
- If a ageratum is planted in an area of your yard that received partial sun it will bloom around the same time every year.
- If a ageratum is planted in an area of your yard that receives shade and is not protected from wind or rain it will bloom anywhere from 1 to 3 weeks later than its average time.
Virginia Last & First Frost Dates
For your reference, I have created this table for average frost dates for most major cities in Virginia. If your city is not listed below you can find its Last & First Frost Dates HERE.
Bloom Time Depends on the weather!
In general, ageratum will bloom:
- 60 to 70 days after starting ageratum from seed
- 45 days after planting ageratum in your yard
If you want to learn WHEN ANY Flower will bloom in Virginia, head over to HERE and just type in the flower you want to grow.