Go Back Marguerite Daisy Orange

Anthemis sancti johannis
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Plant Type: Perennials

The hardy Marguerite Daisies are among the best choices for summer-long color in the sunny border. Plants form a bushy mound of ferny green foliage, bearing loads of small bright-orange daisies from early summer on. Useful in containers, as well as in the garden. Relatively drought tolerant, and adapts well to poor soils.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Removing faded flowers regularly will greatly increase blooming time. If plants become floppy in mid-summer, shear them back to 6 inches to rejuvenate. A short-lived perennial, but will often self seed.

Flower Color

Orange

Foliage Color

Silver/gray, Blue/green

Plant Spread

18-24 inches

Good Companions

Plant Height

18-24 inches

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4-9

Soil Moisture

Well-drained, tolerable


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Bloom Time

Mid summer

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Full sun

Growth Rate

Seasonal Interests