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botanical name:
Chrysanthemum 'Showmaker Action'
Chrysanthemum 'Showmaker Action' © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Garden Mum
synonyms:  Dendranthema 'Showmaker Action'
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.45m
width: 0.65m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: orange
main season: Autumn
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Hardy border type of compact dome shaped habit producing masses of long-lasting smallish, bronze-orange flowerheads from late summer to early autumn. Alternate, lobed, dark green leaves.

Well drained, moderately fertile soil in full sun or light part shade.

From terminal cuttings in spring and summer, or by division in spring or autumn.


other notes:
Introduced by Royal Van Zanten, Holland.
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