Chrysanthemum (0.6m)

$53.10

The chrysanthemum is one of the "Four Gentlemen" or "Four Noble Ones" symbolic nobility. The chrysanthemum is also one of the four symbolic seasonal flowers - representing autumn. Also a symbol of longevity, people drank chrysanthemum wine on the 9th day of the 9th lunar month during the Han dynasty.



Plant Care - Chrysanthemum


Light: Place your Chrysanthemum at a sunny spot with a cooler climate with good ventilation. Chrysanthemums will also grow in partial shade but may get leggy when reaching for sunlight. Shade-grown plants will have weaker stems and exhibit less flowering.

Water: Allow the top two inches of the soil to dry before watering. Ensure that the soil is thoroughly moist.

Soil: Chrysanthemum thrives in fertile, moist and well-drained soil rich with organic matter. Poorly draining planting sites can cause them to develop root rot.

Fertiliser: Fertilise your Chrysanthemum with a balanced soluble fertiliser with an NPK ratio of 20:20:20. Be sure to follow the manufacturer's instructions when fertilising.

Humidity Requirement: High. 70% and above.

Plant Size: A
pprox.60cm

Rootball size: 31Ø x 22cmH

Pot type: The plant comes in a brown plastic pot with drainage holes.


Fun Facts about the Chrysanthemum: Chrysanthemums were first recorded in China in the 15th century BC! With over 1000 varieties, Chrysanthemums are popularly used as tea leaves and are also edible!

* Product photo shown is for reference only. Actual plant colour, type, size and arrangement may differ from the photo.

 

* Kindly take note when you're purchasing a matching pot, the diameter has to be larger than the rootball size.