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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
Chrysanthemum are erect woody-based perennials with aromatic, pinnately lobed leaves and flowerheads of diverse form, from late summer to late autumn
Single Indoor Spray chrysanthemums are tender, late-flowering varieties with single flowers, the flat ray florets surrounding yellow disk florets
'Galaxy' is a spray chrysanthemum to 1.5m, the single flowers with deep orange rays, tinged bronze, and greenish-yellow disks
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing or East-facing
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilSand, Clay, Chalk, Loam
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grow in a cold frame in a loam-based potting compost and move into a warm glasshouse in early autumn. Provide bright filtered light with good ventilation and a minimum temperature of 10 °C. During the growing season water moderately and apply a balanced liquid fertiliser weekly
Propagate by rooting softwood cuttings in loam-less potting compost at 16 °C
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Banks and Slopes Flower borders and beds
City & Courtyard Gardens Coastal Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants
Pruning Pinch out growing tips and disbud as required
Pests Susceptible to leaf and bud eelworms, aphids, glasshouse whitefly, glasshouse red spider mite and capsid bug
Susceptible to glasshouse grey mould, powdery mildews and chrysanthemum white rust
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