Week 30 – July 23, 2019

Plant Information

Stellar Red Garden Mum

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Product Information
Mum Families 2018
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Chrysanthemum morifolium

Common Name: Garden Mum

Hardiness Zone: 6a - 11

Hardiness Degree: -10°F (-23.3°C)

Blooming Season: Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Heat Tolerant, Attracts Butterflies, Frost Tolerant, Low Maintenance

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 7 - 36" (18 - 91cm)

Height: 14 - 24" (36 - 61cm)

Width: 20 - 36" (51 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: A prolific, decorative, medium-red sport of Stellar Purple – similar in uniformity and growth habit to Stellar Purple, with about 10% less vigor. Flower color may fade in high temperatures. Medium/short vigor. 

Grower Information:
Timing Flower Date Black Cloth Response Habit Vigor
Mid 9/19 7 weeks European Short

A prolific, medium-red sport of Stellar Purple. Similar in uniformity and growth habit to Stellar Purple, with about 10% less vigor. Flower color may fade in high temperatures. Benefits from early Florel applications to minimize early budding.

4" 6" 8" 10" 12" 1/2 Bushel H.B.
Natural Season
Black Cloth
Pacific Northwest
Coastal California