Chrysanthemum 'Tarantula Red'

With spidery petals in the richest, darkest red, I love this as an upper-storey in a mixed vase, or as a simple and stylish single stem. More
5 rooted cuttings 511164-5 £9.50

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With spidery petals in the richest, darkest red, I love this as an upper-storey in a mixed vase, or as a simple and stylish single stem.

Genus Chrysanthemum
Variety Tarantula Red
Type Tender Perennial
Common Name Chrysanthemum
Soil Type Fertile, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting If you have soil beds in your greenhouse, the rooted cuttings can be planted direct, spaced at 30-40cm, and watered in well. Pinch out and stake your plants as you would for outdoor varieties. Alternatively you can grow your chysanths in large pots, about 35-40cm in diameter, to move outside in good weather.
Care Tips After planting, water generously for 1-2 weeks so the plants get well established. 
Flowering September - December
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Chrysanthemum 'Tarantula Red' reviews

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Reviewed 21st November 2018 by Helen

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Reviewed 21st November 2018 by Anna

Excellent service. I thought the colour would be more vivid and the flower heads bigger and more spikey.

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Reviewed 21st November 2018 by Cheryl

Exceptional blooms like huge Tarantula's ! wonderful rich colour; held up really well during a wet period. Still picking them in November.

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Reviewed 31st October 2018 by Jackie

excellent strong cuttings which have made great plants