Mum chrysanthemum x morifolium 'Nikki Pearl'
Mums are a low maintenance and easy to grow plant for fall. They are loaded with flowers and come in a wide selection of colors, flower types and bloom times. Lucas Greenhouses grows a full range of mums starting with very early varieties and finishing with late season extenders to keep you in color all fall. Nikki Dark Pink is a Pink/Lavender Decorative that flowers as a Late Season Extender. Nikki Dark Pink displays dark pink flowers that are long lasting and the its plant habit is Mounded.
Mums bloom in response to the shorter days and longer nights of fall. Normal rainfall is often sufficient for mums. During dry spells, water as needed to keep from wilting. The vigor listed fro each mum relates to both plant height and width. There are three main growth habits listed for our mum's here: Classic = old fashion garden mum habit or semi - upright. Mound = nice round habit but not quite a sphere. Sphere = very round with flowers all down the sides.