Chrysanthemum x rubellum 'Clara Curtis'

Clara Curtis Chrysanthemum

Flower

Flower


Family: Compositae

Genus: Chrysanthemum

Parent: Chrysanthemum x rubellum

Category: Perennial

Zones: 5 to 9

Size: 20 to 30" tall and up to 24" wide

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Single, pink, daisy-like flowers to 3" diameter in summer to autumn. Mounding habit. Well-drained soil.

History: 

Published in J. Roy. Hort. Soc. 63: 266 in 1938.

Cultivated. Possibly C. zawadskii × ?C. x morifolium

My Experience: 

I purchased a 4" pot from Thomas Orchards in April 2014 and planted it in the Five Trees Garden. It bloomed in May.


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