Mums are vibrant with fall colors! Although they are actually a perennial, most consumers purchase them as an annual for that instant touch of color in their garden. Whether planted in mass, in containers, or mixed with other fall bedding, the garden Mum is a hardy staple to your fall landscape.
Varieties and Colors: Bronze, Purple, Red, White, Yellow
Sizes: #8, #12 Deco
Recommended Spacing: Plant 16″ to 24″ apart.
Height: Grows up to 12″ to 18″ tall.
How to Grow: Plant in full sun.
Outstanding Features: Easy to grow and require a minimum amount of care.
Tips: When watering, wait until the soil starts to dry to prevent over watering. It is best to apply water early enough in the day for the foliage to dry before nightfall.
Recommended Uses: Garden Bed, Containers, Borders, Landscapes
Click here to see how the mums look as of August 10, 2012.
The video below gives you a preview of our new mum post. The video was filmed July 25, 2012 and the mums have been in the field about a month which is why they are not fully grown.
Pictures: The pictures below are a sample of some of the colors we grow. Please note that not all colors look the same. Bloom colors will vary by variety.
Check out this blog post for a little more information.