Lavender Mist® Sun Daisy

Osteospermum 'P006S'

This hardy, carefree perennial provides a long season of color! Flowers emerge white, then turn to light lavender as the flower ages. Compact clumps are excellent for massing at the edge of a border. Great in containers and window boxes.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationoss-tee-oh-SPUR-mum
LoreA 1998 Plant Select® award recipient. Plant Select® is a collaboration of Colorado State University, Denver Bonanic Gardens, and the green industry, helping gardeners and horticultural professionals transform the American landscape to a vibrancy inspired by our western regional landscape.
Average Size at MaturityGrows to 12 in. tall and 12 to 18 in. wide.
Bloom TimeMid-spring through late summer.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeRepeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth HabitMounding
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureGift Plant, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Provide well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep extensive root system. Shear spent flowers to promote blooming. Cut back by half and fertilize before new growth begins in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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