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Chrysanthemum 'Porto Purple' | Sarah Raven
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Chrysanthemum 'Porto Purple'

Spiky, like a sea urchin, and the most elegant of chrysanth flower shapes, ethereal, delicate and beautiful.
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5 rooted cuttings

3 x 9cm pots (190442-3)

1 x 1 litre pot (190442-1L)

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Tender Perennial
Position
Border (Back)
Soil
Fertile, Neutral
Flowers
September - November
Height
1-1.2m (3-4ft)
Group/Species
Spray (Indoor)
Common name
Chrysanthemum
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun, Shelter
Spread
30cm (12in)

Description

Spiky, like a sea urchin, and the most elegant of chrysanth flower shapes, ethereal, delicate and beautiful.

Indoor variety.

Care Tips

Put up rooted cuttings and grown on in a bright, frost-free place. Early-flowering varieties can be hardened off and planted out in May. Later ones are best planted in large pots so they can be outside in summer but moved indoors in autumn.