chrysantheums - Knowledgebase Question

Omaha, Ne
Question by juliepblack
July 1, 2010
My chrysantheums are getting very leggy. Can I cut them back some?

Answer from NGA
July 1, 2010


You can cut them back by about a third. When the new stems are about 4" long, pinch out the tips and new stems will grow. Continue pinching until about mid August. Your plants will then begin to develop flower buds which will open in the fall.

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