PURPLE MOUNTAIN® sun daisy
Osteospermum barberiae var. compactum 'P005S'
Tips from the pros: Not well suited to areas that are frequently irrigated, in poorly drained soils, and in soils highly amended with organic materials. Deadhead spent flowers periodically to keep plants attractive.
|Flowering Season||April to midsummer|
|Sun||Sun, Partial Sun|
|Water Needs||Moderate to dry|
|USDA Hardiness Zone||Zones 4b-9|
|Soil Type||Clay, loam, sandy|
|Good for Pollination||Yes|
|North American Native||No|
|Annual Commercial Maintenance||Hand trim back dead stems in spring.|
|5-10 Year Commercial Maintenance||Follow annual maintenance. This can be a long lived perennial if growing conditions are correct.|
|Elevation Guide||Up to 8125 ft|