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Chrysanthemum 'Meridian Dark Red'

Mum, Garden

The Meridian chrysanthemums flower at the peak of the fall, therefore the most likely to be paired with a pumpkin or two. Notably this collection offers some of the biggest flowers in the Mystic Mums® assortment, emphasizing in larger than life form some stunning rich bronze and red shades.

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Height:

16-36 in

Hardiness Zone:

5 - 9

Mum, Garden Growing and Maintenance Tips

For best growth, plant your fall mums in fertile well drained soil.  Plant at least 6 weeks before a heavy frost to establish itself, therefore increasing its chances of returning the next year!  Color from late Summer through the Fall.  Having good circulation between the plants will help reduce the chance of powdery mildew on your plants.

Chrysanthemum 'Meridian Dark Red' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Specimen
  • Container
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Edging
  • Mass Plant
  • Border

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Fall

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist