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Week 37 – September 18, 2021

Plant Information

Prism Purple Garden Mum

  • Prism Purple Garden Mum - Bloom
  • Prism Purple 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: Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant, Attracts Butterflies

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: Late season purple with excellent habit and keeping quality. Flower timing is later than Poppin Purple but earlier than Wicked Purple.

Grower Information:
Timing Flower Date Black Cloth Response Habit Vigor
Late 9/28 8 weeks European Medium

Late-season, vibrant dark purple features an excellent European growth habit – great for landscapes. Upgrades Pizzazz Purple; flower timing is later than Poppin Purple but earlier than Wicked Purple. Prism Purple is well suited for all pot sizes in both black cloth and natural season crops. Excellent keeping quality.

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