General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 16-20 inches
Plant Spread: 16-20 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Groundcover
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Trade name information:
Series: Akila®
Trade Name: Lavender Shades
Cultivar name: 'Akila Lavender Shades'
Common names
  • Cape Daisy

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Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Date: 2022-09-27
Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Date: 2022-08-21
First bloom at the end of winter.
Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Date: 2022-09-24
Location: In my Northern California garden
Date: 2015-04-18

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