Chrysanthemum 'Frosty'

Frosty Garden Mums

Flowers

Flowers


Family: Compositae

Genus: Chrysanthemum

Category: Perennial

Zones: 5 to 8

Size: To 12" tall and 36" wide

Exposure: Sun

Description: 

Forms a clump of foliage with small pink flowers in autumn. Well-drained moist soil with good air circulation.

History: 

Brought back from Japan and named by Ted Stephens.

Relatives: 

My Experience: 

I purchased a 4" pot at Plant Delights in October 2012 potted it up for the winter. I was told it would be hardy so in January I planted it in the Five Trees Garden. It started to put out new leaves, then there was a cold spell and they died back. It did not come back.


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