Flowering Perennials: Characteristics and Culture

Chrysnthemums

Chrysanthemum

  • Scientific name
    Dendranthema hybrids
  • Height
    10 to 36 inches
  • Bloom period
    July to frost
  • Color
    White, red, orange, violet, lavender, pink
  • Light
    Full sun
  • Moisture
    Well drained
  • Soil
    Loam
  • Relative ease of care
    Easy
  • Remarks
    Varieties determine growth. Pinch tips of tall types in early summer for bushiness.