Week 12 – March 21, 2019

Plant Information

Red Ryder Garden Mum

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Chrysanthemum morifolium

Common Name: Garden Mum

Hardiness Zone: 9a - 11

Hardiness Degree: 0°F (-17.8°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: 12 - 36" (30 - 91cm)

Height: 14 - 24" (36 - 61cm)

Width: 20 - 36" (51 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Decorative flower form, Medium vigor. Profuse dark red flowers that last and last. Excellent for Landscape use in ground and containers.

Grower Information:

Decorative, Medium, 8 weeks, Late Season. Profuse flowers with excellent keeping quality. Slower in black cloth but has excellent color and retention. Not for spring flowering programs.