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Week 22 – May 30, 2024

Plant Information

Buttercup Yellow Garden Mum

  • Buttercup Yellow Garden Mum - Bloom
  • Buttercup 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: Attracts Butterflies, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 12 - 36" (30 - 91cm)

Height: 14 - 24" (36 - 61cm)

Width: 20 - 36" (51 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Decorative flower form; medium vigor. European habit combined with prolific, uniform flowering and good keeping qualities. Easy to grow and adapts to all container sizes. 

Grower Information:
Timing Flower Date Black Cloth Response Habit Vigor
Early 9/13 7 weeks European Medium

Top-notch choice for early-Fall flowering! Features a great European habit with prolific, uniform flowering and good keeping qualities. Buttercup Yellow is easy to grow and adapts to all container sizes. Earlier, stronger and more uniform than Goldcrest Yellow.

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