ARGYRANTHEMUM frutescens 'Meteor Red'

Commonly known as Marguerite, Paris daisy

  • Evergreen
    Finely divided leaves 5-10cm (2-4in) long
  • Red
    Bright red
  • Height
    40cm (16in)
  • Spread
    40cm (16in)
  • Dwarf shrub
    Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
    Compact subshrub. Flower heads 5cm (2in) across with yellow disc-florets in loose corymbs
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Tender - cool or frost free greenhouse
    Tolerant of low temperatures, but not surviving being frozen. Except in frost-free inner-city areas or coastal extremities requires glasshouse conditions. Plant can withstand temperatures down to 1°C (34°F)
  • Full sun

ARGYRANTHEMUM frutescens 'Meteor Red'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Tolerates coastal conditions. Deadhead to improve appearance as season advances and pinch growing tips to keep compact.
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    Canary Islands
  • Flower Shape
    Single
    Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
    Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness
    Half hardy (down to 0)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 7
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that flower on previous year's growth in Spring, or current year's growth in late Summer/Autumn.
    Action: Cut back flowered shoots to within 1 inch of previous year's growth.
    When: Annually after flowering or in Spring if flowering on current year's growth.

    RHS group 10
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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40cm (16in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  40cm (16in)
 

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