Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Dimorphotheca sinuata, 'African Daisy', African Daisy

Common Name: African Daisy

Genus: Dimorphotheca

Species: sinuata

Cultivar or Variety: 'African Daisy'

Characteristics: Good heat tolerant plant.

Life Cycle
Annual

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 4
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8
Zone 9

Endangered Species
No

Heirloom
No

When to Sow Seed
Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring

Germination Temperature
60-70 F

Seed Sowing Depth
1/16"

Seed Needs Light to Germinate
No

Days to Germination
7-10 days

Sun Exposure
Full Sun

Plant Height
1- 2 feet

Plant Form
Upright
Branching
Spreading

Blooms
Yes

Bloom Form
Above Foliage

Flower Color
White
Salmon
Lt. Pink
Dark Pink

Nutritional Needs
Moist
Dry

Fertile
Yes

Reproduces By
Seed

Cutting Flower
Yes

Attractive to Wildlife
Butterflies

Additional Uses
Containers
Borders
Planters

Image
(Image by starlight1153)
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