Bidens (Bidens aurea 'Orange Drop')

Trade name information:
Series: Hawaiian Flare
Cultivar name: 'Orange Drop'
Botanical names:
Bidens aurea Accepted
Bidens ferulifolia Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 12-18 inches
Plant Spread: 24-36 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: gold and orange
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Groundcover
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Suitable for hanging baskets


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Posted by Calif_Sue (Sebastopol, CA - Zone 9a) on Oct 29, 2013 8:42 PM

The recommendation is to avoid overhead watering or wetting the foliage to prevent Botrytis. It also helps to allow the soil to dry a bit between waterings.

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