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tinaaune

Florist/greenhouse for 18 Years, gardener and plant fanatic since birth! Zone3/4

Chrysanthemum

  • Season Icon Late SummerLate Summer 2021
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tinaaune

This is my one and only mum left in the gardens, slowly but surely the die off and this is the hardest one I can get minnesota mammoth. #mums #fallmums #chrysanthemum

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gjones

Its a pretty one -too bad they die off fir you. Have you tried the Morden chrysanthemums. They’ve been developed in Manitoba and are very hardy to zone 3. Also Baby Tears is a nice hardy one. I had one for years and then we had a very wet year and it drowned out.

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tinaaune

Morden huh? I'll have to find/try, these mammoths developed in Minnesota are supposed to be to zone 3 but nothing is failproof.. thanks for the info @gjones

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  • Season Icon Late SummerLate Summer 2018
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tinaaune

This hardy variety is known as a #minnesotamum the only known to survive our winters #cabbagewhitebutterfly #cabbagewhite #butterfly #purple

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gjones

Long pretty petals and lovely colour💜

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bensgarden

Beautiful👌. I’m just not sure that this is Cabbage white, Large white (Pieris brassicae). The black spot on the apex of the front wings is too short. This looks more like Small white (Pieris rapae), very close relative of Large white. Just a few days ago I tried to identify one White on my photo, so I dealt with it deeper and now I look like I understand it 😇. But doesn’t matter. It’s beautiful anyway😉

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tinaaune

Thanks @bensgarden I appreciate the info! I'll look closer and change my tag if I need to 👍😁 I'm just starting to indulge in butterfly info as of recent, im so lucky to see so many different species💚

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tinaaune

After further review @bensgarden cabbage butterfly refers to both the small and large, the large is not present in the U.S. so I will refer to this also as the #smallcabbagewhite or #smallcabbagewhitebutterfly #pierisrapae 👍✌🐛

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