Week 30 – July 23, 2019

Plant Information

Eternal Red Garden Mum

Growing Information:
Culture Information
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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: Attracts Butterflies, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant

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; medium vigor. Deep red flower color and dark green foliage. Strong, sturdy plant with excellent color retention. It tolerates frost and takes heavy Fall rains with no problems.

Grower Information:
Timing Flower Date Black Cloth Response Habit Vigor
Very Late 10/14 8 weeks Mounded Medium

Deep red flower color and dark green foliage present a classic look. Eternal Red is a strong, sturdy plant with excellent color retention. It tolerates frost and takes heavy Fall rains with no problems. Slow in black cloth flowerings.

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