Plant Care Chrysanthemum Morifolium

Chrysanthemum Morifolium

Reviewed by: Kiersten Rankel | Last Updated: 02/25/2022

4.3 out of 5 (6 experiences)

Chrysanthemum Morifolium has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily
Chrysanthemum Morifolium has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

Also known as

Florist's Daisy, Florist's Daisy, Hardy Garden Mum, Juhua, mum and Orange Mum

Taxonomy

Chrysanthemum x morifolium
Chrysanthemum
Asteraceae
Asterales

How to care for Chrysanthemum Morifolium

💦 Water

How often to water your Chrysanthemum Morifolium

Water needs for Chrysanthemum Morifolium
0.5 cups
every 9

Chrysanthemum Morifolium needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Chrysanthemum Morifolium

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
☀️ Light

Finding light for Florist's Daisy in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Chrysanthemum Morifolium: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Chrysanthemum Morifolium love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Chrysanthemum Morifolium does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Chrysanthemum Morifolium in your home 🏡.

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Chrysanthemum Morifolium

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Chrysanthemum Morifolium: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Chrysanthemum Morifolium after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

💡 FAQs
⭐ Difficulty Level

Chrysanthemum Morifolium is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!

Benefits of Growing Florist's Daisy →

Common Florist's Daisy Problems →


💦 Water Needs

Chrysanthemum Morifolium prefers for the soil to dry out between waterings and should be watered regularly. Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Florist's Daisy Water Frequency →

Florist's Daisy Root Rot →


☀️ Sunlight Needs

Chrysanthemum Morifolium requires abundant, bright and direct light. Place it less than one foot from a window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪. Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement in your home 🏡.

Florist's Daisy Light Requirements →

Florist's Daisy Direct Sunlight Needs & Tolerance →


🐶 🐈 👶 Toxicity

Greg does not have confirmed data on this plant’s toxicity. If you, a family member, or a pet consumes plant material of unknown toxicity, it’s always best to consult a medical professional.

If you or someone else ingested this plant, call Poison Control at US (800) 222-1222. If a pet consumed this plant, contact your veterinarian or the ASPCA at US (888) 426-4435.


🪴 Soil

Chrysanthemum Morifolium does best in well-draining soil. A good soil will contain lots of organic matter such as coco coir as well as perlite or vermiculite to help with drainage. Adding a handful of perlite to regular store-bought potting soil should do the trick!

Best Soil Mix for Florist's Daisy →

When and How to Successfully Repot Florist's Daisy →


💩 Fertilizer

Chrysanthemum Morifolium is a fast growing plant and may deplete the nutrients in its soil over time. Replenish them with a gentle organic fertilizer or compost every 1-2 months depending on your location and season. Fertilize more often during the growing season and in warmer and brighter climates.


🌦️ Growing Outdoors

USDA Hardiness Zone
Chrysanthemum Morifolium can be grown outdoors in USDA Hardiness Zones 5a-9b. Find your local hardiness zone here.

Florist's Daisy Temperature Tolerance →


🧐 Troubleshooting

When troubleshooting a sad-looking houseplant, start by checking for signs of distress in its leaves, such as yellowing, browning, or drooping, which can indicate overwatering or nutrient deficiencies.

Inspect the soil moisture; too dry or too wet soil can cause problems.

Ensure the plant is getting the right amount of light, as too much or too little can stress it.

Finally, consider environmental factors like temperature and humidity, and adjust care routines accordingly to revive your plant.


Care Summary for Chrysanthemum Morifolium

Chrysanthemum Morifolium

Chrysanthemum Morifolium


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

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Chrysanthemum Morifolium has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 2
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