African Daisy, Cape Daisy
Osteospermum 'Asti White'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Osteospermum (oss-tee-oh-SPUR-mum) (Info)
Cultivar: Asti White
Additional cultivar information:(Asti Series)

Category:

Annuals

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Evergreen

Smooth-Textured

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Regional

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

Brooksville, Florida

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Oldsmar, Florida

Dallas, Texas

Kaysville, Utah

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Aug 31, 2007, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

From All-America Selections:
A 2008 bedding plant award was given to Asti White, the first white Osteospermum that may be propagated from seed The warm-weather-blooming daisies are white with blue centers, are drought tolerant and can take a slight frost. The flowers can be larger than two inches across. Goldsmith Seeds Inc. bred this plant.