African Daisy (Dimorphotheca tragus)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Dimorphotheca tragus Accepted
Dimorphotheca aurantiaca Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Plant Height: 18 inches
Plant Spread: 18 inches
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Toxicity: Other: Unspecified parts of the plant are poisonous if ingested.
Propagation: Other methods: Other: Self sows freely

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African Daisy by lauribob Apr 24, 2018 4:25 PM 6

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