perennial mums - Knowledgebase Question

newton centre, Ma
Question by nanandpap1
September 27, 2009
When is it best to cut back mums. it is fall or spring best.

Answer from NGA
September 27, 2009


Wait until the first hard frost kills the tops and then cut them off the plant. Mulch over the crown of the plant with a few inches of compost or other organic mulch. In the spring new stems will emerge. Enjoy your mums!

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