Week 50 – December 11, 2018

Plant Information

Plumberry Purple Garden Mum

Marketing 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: Frost Tolerant, Attracts Butterflies, Low Maintenance

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 Large flower form, Mounded habit, Medium vigor

Grower Information:

Decorative, Medium, 7 weeks, Late Season

Well-placed, deep regal purple flowers engulf the canopy.
Plumberry’s large 2.5-in. blooms really stand out among its competitors. It has a superb mounded growth habit, dark green foliage, decorative flower form, free branching and strong, flexible stems.