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Osteospermum ecklonis 'Serenity White Bliss'

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Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Osteospermum (oss-tee-oh-SPUR-mum) (Info)
Species: ecklonis (ek-LON-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Serenity White Bliss

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Category:
Alpines and Rock Gardens
Annuals

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Hardiness:
Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:
Unknown - Tell us

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
This plant is resistant to deer
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive Opoetree On Aug 14, 2007, Opoetree from Oak View, CA wrote:

We bought one of these about twenty years ago. A year or two after we got what was called a pinwheel daisy, it stopped having much of the pinwheel effect. However, the daisies continued to thrive...through frosts and droughts. Nice flower...wished it would have kept up the pinwheel effect.

Positive peacheroo On Jul 10, 2006, peacheroo from Durham, NC wrote:

The cultivar I bought looked exactly like this, but was titled 'Whirligig' (not seen at this site). It's a cheery little thing, and pairs beautifully with bushy Purple Basil in my garden. As the summer is progressing, I'm noticing the 'spooning' of the petals is less pronounced or not there at all on many of the flowers. But I was told this plant usually stops blooming for a while here in mid-summer heat, then begins again when it cools off, so I'm happy to see blooms at all in NC mid-July. Maybe I'll have more spoonage when it cools off.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Oak View, California
Winter Springs, Florida
Hinsdale, Massachusetts
Durham, North Carolina
Latrobe, Pennsylvania



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