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Chrysanthemums, roses, carnations and hardy perennials 1920 by Charles H. Totty (Firm)

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Published by Charles H. Totty Company in Madison, N.J .
Written in English


  • Catalogs,
  • Chrysanthemums,
  • Nursery stock,
  • Shrubs,
  • Seeds,
  • Bulbs (Plants),
  • Ornamental Plants,
  • Flowers

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Edition Notes

Other titlesTotty"s "mums, Madison, N.J.
StatementCharles H. Totty Company
ContributionsHenry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p. :
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26196521M

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Try planting it with golden or orange roses for a stunning monochromatic scene. The variety ‘Tuscan Sun’ is a dwarf type that grows 15 to 20 inches tall, the ideal height for skirting roses. Plants are hardy in Zones 3 to 9. Blooms make wonderful cut flowers, which combine beautifully with roses in a vase. Mum Types. Mums are “short-day” plants, meaning they need nights that are 11 to 12 hours long in order to yield flowers. Florists use timed light to get mums to yield year round.   Growing Mums as Perennials. Ph.D., as a "hardy shrub mum." Dubbed the My Favorite Series, the robust plants were touted as reliably perennial as far north as zone 3b.   “Chrysanthemums, roses, carnations and lilies are major floricultural plants, [but] they do not have blue flower cultivars,” Naonobu Noda, lead-author of the study tells Brown.

  Even a perennial, hardy chrysanthemum needs a little TLC to survive winter’s harsh weather. Potted plants can be deadheaded and installed in well-worked soil with good drainage after they are finished blooming. You may choose to cut back the stems to 2 inches (5 cm.) from the ground in late fall or leave them until early spring. Chrysanthemums (Chrysanthemum spp.) are desirable for their bright colors, hardy nature and long-lasting blooms. Also called mums, these flowers pair attractively with other annuals and perennials, especially fall-blooming species. In addition, some species of mums produce natural chemicals that kill harmful soil nematodes and which repel insects. Full text of "Chrysanthemums, roses, carnations and hardy plants. / Charles H. other formats Historic, Archive Document Do not assume content reflects current scientific knowledge, policies, or .   Lovett's Special Catalogue of Roses, Cannas, Geraniums, Palms, Carnations, Chrysanthemums, Gladiolus, Lilies, Hardy Herbaceous Plants, and Other Summer Flowering Plants and Bulbs (Classic Reprint) [Company, J. T. Lovett] on Author: J. T. Lovett Company.