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Osteospermum ecklonis 3D Banana Shake

Botanical Name: Osteospermum ecklonis 3D Banana Shake
Common Names: African Daisy, Cape Daisy,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Bun Shaped, Rounded

Osteospermum ‘3D’ flowers have a slightly raised bed of larger florets in the centre of the flower head that resemble a pom-pom. The flowers blooms stay open all day and all night and last from Spring through to early Autumn. This variety makes for a wonderful cut flower or creates full colour impact in the landscape and is picture perfect when used in containers. Osteospermum ‘3D’ will stun a crowd and make a garden a show piece!

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

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

Landscape Use(s)
Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Mass Planting

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers well drained, lighter soils that are moderately fertile. Cut back in late summer to encourage re-blooming and improved habit. Images & Information courtesy of Ball Australia.

Plant Care
Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Asteraceae Africa

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

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: TBA
Drought: TBA
Frost: Moderate
Wind: TBA