Mums
Chrysanthemum x grandiflorum
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Mist every 3 days during summer
Light preferences Prefers full sun
Temperature preference Prefers tepid constant temperatures through the whole year (average under 20 °C).
pH range 6.1 - 7.8
Acidity preference loves neutral pH conditions
Toxicity poisonous

Origin

Climate humid continental

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Names

Other common names Chrysanth
Family Asteraceae
Other scientific names Dendranthema x grandiflorum

Characteristics

Growth form shrub
Hardiness USDA 5 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -29°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • yellow
  • red
  • white
  • pink
  • orange
Leaf color
  • green