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Trailing African Daisy

Osteospermum fruticosum

Description:

Shrubby, semi-succulent herbaceous flowering plant native to South Africa, belonging to the small tribe Calenduleae of the sunflower family (Asteraceae). It grows between 6 and 12 inches tall and can spread four to six feet in width. The dark-centered daisy-like flowers range in color from deep purple to white. Some hybrid growers have bred pale yellow-flowering strains. The plant is a perennial in mild climates.

Notes:

Margarida-do-cabo (Portuguese)

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Trailing African Daisy
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Ana Rosa
Ana Rosa 7 years ago

Thank you DespinaTsafetopoulou! =)

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Algarve, Portugal

Spotted on Apr 20, 2013
Submitted on May 28, 2013

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