The chrysanthemum 'Anastasia Yellow' produces large, quilled, lemon-yellow spider flowers on tall upright stems that are ideal for cutting. The 4.5- to 5.5-inch-wide (11 to 14 cm), many-petaled, long-lasting blooms appear in autumn under "natural" conditions, but greenhouse-grown specimens will flower 7 weeks after 3 weeks of "long-night" treatment (13.5 hours or more). A member of the Anastasia Series of mums, this vegetatively propagated cultivar was bred by Jan Hoek of Gravenzande, Netherlands,...
(Anna Chrysanthemum, Spoon Chrysanthemum)
The bright yellow semi-double daisies of ‘Anna’ bring cheer to the early fall garden. Their petals are unusual because they are spoon-shaped, which adds even more flair to the showy blooms.
In spring, this clump-forming herbaceous perennial puts forth dense stems lined with medium green, fragrant, lobed leaves. In late spring to early summer it can be pinched back to encourage a more uniform shape and to increase the density of flower buds for fall. Though 'Anna' has a naturally uniform habit...
(Pot Chrysanthemum, Single Chrysanthemum)
The chrysanthemum Blush™ Apricot produces numerous large, coral-pink, greenish-eyed "daisies" on dense, mounded, 10- to 16-inch (25 to 40 cm) plants. The 5- to 5.5-inch-wide (12.5 to 14 cm), single to semi-double blooms appear in autumn under "natural" conditions, but greenhouse-grown plants will flower about 8 weeks after 2 weeks of exposure to "long nights" (13.5 hours or more). This vegetatively propagated mum was introduced by Yoder Brothers of Barberton, Ohio. It is grown and sold as a seasonal...
The chrysanthemum 'Apricot Cherie' produces numerous small, soft-pink, yellow-eyed "daisies" on dense, mounded, 8- to 12-inch (20 to 30 cm) plants. The 1.5-inch-wide (4 cm), single to semi-double blooms appear in autumn under "natural" conditions. Greenhouse-grown specimens can be brought into flower at other seasons, blooming about 8 weeks after 2 weeks of "long nights" (13.5 hours or more). This vegetatively propagated mum was introduced by Yoder Brothers of Barberton, Ohio. It is grown and sold...
The decorative chrysanthemum Apricot Elmira produces numerous sprays of small, double, peach-pink blossoms on densely branched, rounded, 10- to 14-inch (25 to 35 cm) plants. The 1.5-inch-wide (3.5 cm), many-petaled blooms open in autumn under "natural" conditions, but greenhouse-grown plants can be forced into flower at other seasons. Elmira Series mums were introduced by Yoder Brothers of Barberton, Ohio, and are available only as vegetatively propagated plants. They were developed for use as seasonal...
(Arezzo Chrysanthemum, Belgian Hardy Chrysanthemum)
The fully double salmon-red flowers of this decorative mum blend beautifully with other fall-blooming plants. Bred in Belgium, ‘Arezzo’ is a heavily-flowering selection that adopts that perfect cushion mum habit.
In spring, this clump-forming herbaceous perennial develops dense stems lined with medium green fragrant lobed leaves. In mid-fall, ‘Arezzo’ starts to bloom and will continue for several weeks. Its flowers cover the plants so densely it is hard to see the foliage below. The blooms...
(Hardy Chrysanthemum, Single Chrysanthemum)
The hardy chrysanthemum ‘Atlantico’ becomes covered with scores of small, golden, greenish-eyed daisies in late summer and early fall. Bred in Belgium, this hybrid cultivar is a heavy-flowering selection that adopts that perfect cushion mum habit.
Chrysanthemum × morifolium is an old-time favorite for fall gardens and greenhouse displays. This herbaceous perennial originated in eastern Asia, where it has long been cultivated for its showy blooms and fragrant, deeply lobed foliage....
(Aviano Chrysanthemum, Decorative Chrysanthemum)
The lovely chrysanthemum, 'Aviano', freely produces a wealth of fully double golden flowers early in the season. It is upright, well-branched and ideal for decorative planting in late-summer or early fall.
In spring, this clump-forming herbaceous perennial puts forth dense stems lined with medium green, fragrant, lobed leaves. Flowers appear in very late summer and last for several weeks. The bright blooms are fully double and numerous.
Chrysanthemums prefer full sun and fertile garden loam...
The colorful garden mum 'Balsas' bears lovely purple-red daisy blooms on dense, well-branched stems. This Dutch introduction adopts an upright habit and has strong free-flowering stems that are great for cutting. It was bred by Jozef A. J. Kester of De Lier, Netherlands.
In spring, this clump-forming herbaceous perennial has dense, branched stems lined with dark green, fragrant, lobed leaves. It begins flowering in fall and continues for several weeks afterward. Its showy flowers are large and...