Fact: In September I bought some white mums for my whiskey barrel planters.
I present this picture for evidence:
Fact: Two weeks later, the WHITE mums in my two planters had somehow turned into...
|Closeup of Exhibit B|
Fact: After several more days, the flowers turned an even darker pink.
Is it some sort of crazy color-changing cultivar?
Or a condition of the cooling fall climate?
|Closeup of Exhibit C|
Any gumshoe gardeners out there that can crack this confounding case?
I'm almost sure this isn't the scheme of my shifty, scalawag squirrels...