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Week 25 – June 20, 2024

Plant Information

Maverick Red Garden Mum

  • Maverick Red Garden Mum - Bloom
  • Maverick Red Garden Mum - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Chrysanthemum x 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: Maverick Red is a bright and rich, true red – offering a good depth of color with a decorative flower form. Suitable for medium to large pots. 

Grower Information:
Timing Flower Date Black Cloth Response Habit Vigor
Late 10/4 7 weeks Mounded Medium/Tall

This late-season, bright and rich, true red offers a nice depth of color. Maverick Red features a decorative flower form with a long bloom time and good keeping quality. Flowers 5 days later than Roaring Red. Heat tolerant and suitable for medium to large pots.

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