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Week 22 – May 30, 2024

Plant Information

Cracklin Golden Yellow Garden Mum

  • Cracklin Golden Yellow Garden Mum - Bloom
  • Cracklin Golden Yellow Garden Mum - Container
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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, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a week

Spacing: 12 - 30" (30 - 76cm)

Height: 14 - 24" (36 - 61cm)

Width: 20 - 36" (51 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: A fiery yellow with red highlights, fades to golden yellow as it ages. Has great consumer appeal, shows little to no heat delay, and has very good keeping quality.

Grower Information:
Timing Flower Date Black Cloth Response Habit Vigor
Mid 9/24 7 weeks Mounded Medium/Short

Cracklin Golden Yellow features a fiery yellow color with red highlights that fades to golden yellow as it ages – for great consumer appeal! This heat-tolerant variety has little to no heat delay; red overtones are more visible in cooler areas. Its mounded growth habit works well in the landscape.

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