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Week 37 – September 18, 2021

Plant Information

Gold Rush Yellow Garden Mum

  • Gold Rush Yellow Garden Mum - Bloom
  • Gold Rush Yellow Garden Mum - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Chrysanthemum morifolium

Common Name: Garden Mum Gold Rush Yellow

Hardiness Zone: 6a - 11

Hardiness Degree: -10°F (-23.3°C)

Blooming Season: Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Attracts Butterflies, Frost Tolerant, Heat 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: Decorative flower form. Great golden yellow color for late September and into October; very dark foliage. Well-suited for 8-in. (20-cm) and large containers. Takes high temperatures well. 

Grower Information:
Timing Flower Date Black Cloth Response Habit Vigor
Late 10/1 7 weeks European Medium

Great plant with nice color for late September and into October. Golden yellow flowers framed by very dark foliage. Gold Rush is well-suited for 8-in. (20-cm) and larger containers. Takes high temperatures well. Note: Use PGRs in black cloth to minimize peduncle stretch.

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


Protection Information: PP20,462