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Felicia Amelloides

Felicia Amelloides

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Plant name: Felicia Amelloides

Other names: Kingfisher daisy, blue marguerite, flower of happiness

Category: Perennial (grown as annual)

Plant family: Asteraceae

Light preference: Full sun

Soil preference: Chalk, loam, sand. Acid, Alkaline, Neutral. Well-drained.

Flowering/fruiting month: June - September

Size:

  • Up to 60cm height
  • Up to 25cm spread

Description: Felicia amelloides is a bushy sub-shrub, to 60cm tall, that is often grown as a bedding plant. It has ovate, rough, hairy leaves, up to 3cm long, and in summer and autumn, small, daisy-like flowers with bright yellow centres surrounded by sky-blue ray florets are borne on leafless stems.

Care: Drought-resistant and wind-resistant this plant thrives in a poor, well-drained soil so long as there is full sun and no damp. Propagate by seed or stem tip cuttings. No pruning required.

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