Santa Barbara Daisy (Erigeron karvinskianus)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height: 4 to 12 inches (10-30 cm)
Plant Spread: 24 inches (61 cm)
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Other: Fade to pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Erosion control
Will Naturalize
Good as a cover crop
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Needs specific temperature: 60 degrees
Days to germinate: 14-30 days
Can handle transplanting
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Other: UC Davis Arboretum All Star


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What seeds do you have going so far? by carlysuko May 14, 2018 9:27 AM 86
2016 winter sowing by jvdubb Aug 10, 2016 2:41 PM 166
Need suggestions for groundcover plants by Natalie Oct 22, 2013 2:15 PM 114

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