Marguerite Daisy (Argyranthemum frutescens)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 18 inches to 36 inches
Plant Spread: 12 inches to 36 inches
Leaves: Fragrant
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Late fall or early winter
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Flower ID? by Nicxr Oct 10, 2018 2:28 PM 4
Astéracée inconnue by JamalBellakhdar Feb 5, 2018 10:16 AM 8
White Marguerite Daisy - Felicia amelloides by carolem Feb 22, 2018 5:31 AM 15
Naming Flowers by Kisachan Nov 25, 2017 10:50 AM 1
need help with ID by ElJardineroGringo Nov 25, 2016 7:37 AM 7
Is there a difference between Marguerite and Leucanthemum? by perrrenial Sep 4, 2016 2:15 PM 1
Marguerite Daisy (Argyranthemum frutescens) by plantladylin Jan 19, 2015 4:03 PM 0
midatlantic madness by JB Sep 29, 2014 9:46 AM 17
ID Help Please by wcgypsy Aug 31, 2014 6:56 AM 6
Common errors in new plant proposals by zuzu Jan 10, 2016 8:00 PM 4

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