African Daisy

Arctotis x hybrida - botanical name

Arctotis x hybrida(African Daisy)

Evergreen, compact perennial or annual (0.2 m x 0.4 m) from South Africa. Silver green leaves. Daisy-like flowers in shades of pink, orange, yellow, white, cream, red and multi-coloured in summer. Useful for colour in beds, drifts or as a border. Needs good drainage. Frost sensitive. Drought tolerant.

  • Plant type
    Annual
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full sun
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost sensitive
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Loam
  • Water rating
    Low
  • Plant origin
    Non indigenous (South Africa)
  • Scale
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