Week 30 – July 23, 2019

Plant Information

Pumpkin Pie Orange Garden Mum

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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 - 30" (36 - 76cm)

Width: 20 - 36" (51 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Prolific and uniform, with excellent flower color for Fall decorations. Note: Plant it late to take advantage of its natural vigor. Excellent keeping quality in northern states.

Grower Information:
Timing Flower Date Black Cloth Response Habit Vigor
Very Late 10/9 7 weeks European Medium

Striking color mimics Fall foliage and pumpkins – excellent for Fall decorations! Easy to size up; prolific and uniform. Good flower color in the South; butterscotch color in hot black cloth flowerings. Note: Plant it late to take advantage of its natural vigor. Excellent keeping quality in northern states.

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