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Argyranthemum frutescens Blazer Rose

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Argyranthemum frutescens Blazer Rose Marguerite Daisy, Paris Daisy, Federation Daisy,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Dense, Rounded, Shrub Like

Description:
Very popular but short-lived perennial shrub with clean, daisy-like, yellow centred flowers throughout most of the year. Foliage is dark green, deeply cut and fragrant when brushed against. A bushy classic growing to approx. 60cm tall. Many cultivars are available, in single and double flowering forms. A great choice when you need a fast growing, flowering border plant. This Marguerite Daisy has pretty, pink flowers and a dense, mounding habit.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
30-60cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Mass Planting, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Best grown in a sunny position planted in a well-drained soil. Will tolerate some coastal exposure. Feed in Autumn and Spring with a slow release fertiliser and deadhead when necessary. Cut back further in late Summer to promote another flush.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Asteraceae Africa

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: Yes
Flowering Season: Autumn, Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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