Osteospermum jucundum var (compactum)

Osteospermum jucundum var (compactum)


These plants are becoming more popular each year and it is simple to see why. Easy to grow and very showy, the many daisy-like flowers open up in full sun to display a beautiful lavender-pink ray of petals with a central disc of purple and gold. Stunning in containers or as an edging to a border, this plant is sure to delight. Grows to 30cm.


Position: full sun

Soil: moderately fertile, well-drained soil

Rate of growth: average

Flowering period: June to September

Hardiness: tender (will need winter protection)


Beautiful daisy-like flowers are produced in succession throughout the summer. Plant in full sun in a window box, container or at the front of a sunny border.

Garden care: Grow in full sun to allow the flowers to fully open and deadhead regularly to prolong flowering.

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