ANTHEMIS cupaniana

Commonly known as White daisy

White daisy flowers, grey ferny foliage
Further Reading....

ANTHEMIS cupaniana

  • Evergreen
  • White
  • Height
    30cm (12in)
  • Spread
    90cm (36in)
  • Alpine or rock plant These plants prefer well drained soil and are generally dwarf in habit.
    Mat-forming perennial.
  • Herbaceous Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Leaves 7-12cm (3-5in) long. Long-lasting flowerheads to 6cm (2½in) wide.
  • Hardy - average winter Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • May cause skin allergy or irritant Having skin or eye contact with these plants could result in an allergic reaction, burning or rash.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - A. punctata subsp. cupaniana. Wildlife plant - bees, hoverflies, butterflies. Easy for a sunny bank or to trail from a wall.
  • Pests & Diseases
    slugs, aphids, powdery mildew.
  • Place of origin
    Italy (Sicily)
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
  • Rockery (inc alpine)
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Free draining sandy soil - prefers moderately fertile soil.
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
  • Butterfly friendly
30cm (12in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  90cm (36in)

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