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Botanical Name: Dimorphotheca aurantiaca
Common Name(s): Namaqualand daisy, African daisy
A wonderful choice for hot, sunny, dry areas. Sow directly into well-drained soil from March to May, thinning out seedlings to 150mm apart. Daisylike flowers with a dark centre and white, yellow, orange or salmon-pink petals. Plants should flower nine weeks from sowing. Very easy to grow.
Family: – Asteraceae, Daisy family
Botanical Pronunciation: – dye-more-foe-THEE-kuh
Semi Frost Hardy