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Plant of the Week
|Scientific name||Lobelia erinus|
|USDA Zone hardiness||1 - 8b|
A low growing perennial generally grown as an annual. Grown in full sun to shade, does better in the cooler weather and often goes out of bloom when it gets hot. Look for heat tolerant cultivars. Cut back after first bloom, fertilize and water to maintain flowering in the summer.
I purchased a Chrys. in a 12" pot from Salinas that promised to be absolutely beautiful. It appeared to be ready to burst into a ball of beautiful blooms. No matter what I did, more H2O, less H2O, more/less light, the buds drooped over and dried up or tur
I would assume your Chrysanthemum was infected with any number harmful plant viruses that are transmitted by insects with piercing sucking mouth parts like aphids. You were on the right track with he spider mites.