Garland Chrysanthemum (Glebionis coronaria)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Glebionis coronaria Accepted
Chrysanthemum coronarium Synonym
Glebionis coronaria var. discolor Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 80-100 cm
Plant Spread: 25-30 cm
Leaves: Other: Large, smooth leaves are edible in stir-fry, soup or salad. Spicy, sweet & aromatic.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: yellow and white
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Vegetable
Salad greens
Cooked greens
Cut Flower
Edible Parts: Stem
Eating Methods: Raw
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Depth to plant seed: cover the seeds thin
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Pollinators: Self
Moths and Butterflies


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lovesblooms On February 23, 2018 Seeds sown
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