The Chrysanthemum family includes over 20,000 cultivars with the greatest diversity of species found in China. Chrysanthemums are grown for their beauty in the landscape as well as for cut flowers, and some varieties are used for culinary purposes. Mums like a sunny location with good airflow; for bushier plants, pinch back young stems.
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