Week 49 – December 09, 2018

Plant Information

Paintbox Purple Garden Mum

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Chrysanthemum x morifolium

Common Name: Garden Mum

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a week

Height: 15 - 20" (38 - 51cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: A wow color!  Lively, bright, rich, saturated, deep pink flower color! Flower size is large, 2-inches, and very well petalled.  Excellent spherical, European-type growth habit in fall natural season crops.  Uniform and prolific flowering.  Very good color retention!  Also has performed well in our black cloth flowering trials with excellent uniformity, a prompt 7-week response and prolific flowering.  Plants are grower-friendly with their ideal growth habit, excellent strength and average vigor
 

Grower Information:

Paint Box Purple (PPAF)     Ed’s Pick
Timing – Late
Flower Date – 10/04
Black Cloth Response – 7 Weeks
 Habit – European
Vigor – Medium
URC or rooted liners
2018 introduction 
Retail season fall
Best time to book January
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A wow color!  Lively, bright, rich, saturated, deep pink flower color! Flower size is large, 2-inches, and very well petalled.  Excellent spherical, European-type growth habit in fall natural season crops. Uniform and prolific flowering. Very good color retention! Also has performed well in our black cloth flowering trials with excellent uniformity, a prompt 7-week response and prolific flowering. Plants are grower-friendly with their ideal growth habit, excellent strength and average vigor
Natural Season -   4", 6", 8", 10", 12"  and HB
Black Cloth – 4", 6", 8", 10"

 

'Paintbox Purple'