Melinda Myers: Brighten your fall landscape with mums | Home and garden

Mums are a favorite fall flower that adds weeks of seasonal color to containers, gardens, and fall displays. It is also a popular gift plant in garden centers and flower shops. Choosing the right product for this purpose and providing the right care will help you achieve the desired results.

Start by choosing the best mum for your gardening goals. You’ll find mums categorized as garden, perennial, gift or florist mums. All these names for similar-sounding plants can be confusing. The answer lies in their response to day length, hardness, and use.

Melinda Myers has written more than 20 gardening books, including the recently released Midwest Gardener’s Handbook, Second Edition and Small Space Gardening. She hosts the amazing “How to Grow Anything” instant video courses, DVD series, and the nationally syndicated Melinda’s Garden Moment TV and radio show. Myers is a columnist and contributing editor for Birds & Blooms magazine and her website is

    (Tags for translation) Lifestyles in the home and garden

You may also like...

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: