A much improved form of the cushion-type chrysanthemum with a wide and wonderful colour range of extra dwarf and compact plants with 5cm (2in) semi-double blooms produced in spectacular profusion with well grown plants producing upwards of 1000 blooms! Flowering from late August onwards from late winter sowing. Flowers autumn. Height/Spread: 30x50cm (12x20in).
Companion planting: Try growing Chrysanthemums with chives, whose aromatic leaves will deter aphids.
Patio, Greenhouse, Conservatory, Cut Flower Garden
In autumn, a few plants can be lifted before the frosts, potted and brought into the house or greenhouse to extend the flowering season. In very cold winter areas it helps to protect the base of the plants with leaves etc.Caution: irritant to skin and eyes.
When seedlings are large enough to handle transplant into 7.5cm (3in) pots and grow cool. Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions for 10-15 days before planting out after all risk of frost 38cm (15in) apart in sun and ordinary well drained soil.
Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.
Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £4.95.
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Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.
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For your complete peace of mind, our Home and Garden products may be returned to us within 30 days of purchase for a refund of the purchase price. Items must be returned unused, at your cost and in mint condition. All items carry a manufacturer's 12 month defects warranty.