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Week 37 – September 18, 2021

Plant Information

Alpine Yellow Garden Mum

  • Alpine Yellow Garden Mum - Bloom
  • Alpine Yellow Garden Mum - Container
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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: Frost Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Attracts Butterflies, Heat Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a week

Spacing: 12 - 30" (30 - 76cm)

Height: 14 - 24" (36 - 61cm)

Width: 20 - 36" (51 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Late flowering yellow, times well with Alpine White. Has a European growth habit, did not show heat delay and is good for landscapes.

Grower Information:
Timing Flower Date Black Cloth Response Habit Vigor
Very Late 10/12 8 weeks European Medium

A late-flowering yellow sport of Alpine White with the same timing and classic European shape. Alpine Yellow does not delay in the heat and has good keeping quality. Its medium vigor works great in the landscape. 

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