Mums should ideally be planted from March through July to keep them from dying of frost over the winter. It is possible to plant them anytime from spring to fall, but the earlier they are in the ground the deeper their r... More »

Chrysanthemums are best when they are planted in the early spring, though they are safe to plant during any season. Mums usually bloom in the fall. More »

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The Old Farmer's Almanac suggests planting tomatoes six to eight weeks inside prior to the last spring frost. Tomatoes can be sown outside, but they are less likely to grow. Most gardeners plant tomato seeds between Febr... More »

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The main difference between garden mums and florist mums is that garden mums are hardy and can survive frost and winter months, while florist mums are less hardy and only survive in warmer climates. This is because garde... More »

In springtime, dig down 8 inches around each chrysanthemum plant with a garden spade, lift it out, and brush off any soil around the roots. Separate the younger shoots into three or four divisions, discarding older, wood... More »

Plant chrysanthemums in the spring to ensure the flowers develop a strong root system before winter, and allow potted mums that are purchased in the fall to remain in their containers until spring. Plant mums in a locati... More »

The best time to plant hollyhock seeds is in the late winter, about a week before the last frost. If planting seedlings, the best time to do so is a couple of weeks after the last frost. More »

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