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Bidens ferulifolia Mexican Gold

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Bidens ferulifolia Mexican Gold Apache Beggarticks, Fern Leaved Beggarticks,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
TBA Rounded

Small mounded short-lived perennial with soft fern-like foliage and masses of small sweetly scented yellow daisy flowers from Summer through to Autumn. Great for rockery gardens and containers. This plant is often used as an annual. Grows approx. 25cm tall x 30cm wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm <30cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Feature, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: For best results plant in a full sun position in a sandy/loam well-draining soil. Does not tolerate very cold Winters.

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

Family Name: Origin:
Asteraceae NorthAmerica

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Summer
Fruit: No

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