Hundreds of bright red flowers.
A true perennial that can withstand temperatures to -30°F ! Years of breeding result in plants 3-3 1/2' tall and up to 5' wide that form a perfect cushion shape, and bear hundreds of brightly red colored flowers that butterflies just love. Plant individually or as a hedge, and they'll brighten your garden in late summer and fall, when other plants are done. Easy and carefree – no pinching or deadheading required! Space 18-24" apart in average, well-drained soil. Zones 3-9. Ships in 3" Pot. Chrysanthemum morifolium 'Red Daisy'. Full Sun to Partial Shade. Deer tend to avoid.
Botanical Name: Chrysanthemum Mammoth 'Red Daisy'
Common Name: Mammoth mum, Chrysanthemum
Form: Herbaceous perennial
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Height/Habit: 2 - 2 1/2'
Spread: 2 - 3'
Spacing: 18 - 24"
Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9 (-30 degrees F)
Flowering Date: Mid September till frost
Shipping Season: Spring
Unique Characterstics: Giant (Mammoth ) Mums grow up to 3.5 ft tall and up to 5 ft wide by the third year! Extreme vigor. Bred by the University of Minn
Flower Color: Red
Flower Form: Daisy type, 3 - 4" across
Foliage Type: Aromatic, alternate deeply lobed, dark green leaves, gray underneath.
Resistance: Good disease and insect resistance.
Pruning: Minimal care: no pinching, pruning or deadheading.
Soil Requirement: Well drained, moist, humus enriched soil.
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