Week 12 – March 23, 2019

Plant Information

Majesty Red 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

Characteristics: Water/Rain tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a week

Height: 15 - 20" (38 - 51cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: A color sport of Majesty Purple with the same great European growth habit, extremely prolific flower count, and outstanding uniformity of response.  Majesty Red should outperform every red variety within its natural season flowering window, with far more flowers per plant, far more uniform flowering, and a more perfect European growth habit.  An ideal variety to carry on the excellent performance of Red Ryder into the early part of peak October sales. Displays excellent uniformity, a spherical growth habit, timely flowering, and prolific flowering in black cloth programs.

Grower Information:

Color sport of the popular Majesty Purple. Comparable in response and growth habit. Nice red flower color.

Timing: Late
Flower Date: 10/10
Black Cloth: 7 weeks
Habit: European
Vigor: Medium

Pot sizes: 
Natural Season: 4", 6", 8", 10", 12", 14"
Black Cloth: 4", 6", 8", 10"
Spring: 18-01, 4", 6"

'Majesty Red'