This plant has no fragrance
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Livingstone Daisy Overview
Dorotheanthus bellidiformis is commonly used in rockery gardens to provide colour during Spring. It may also be used as a mass planting in flowerbeds for striking effect as the days warm up. It is very attractive when planted between grey paving stones. It attracts butterflies. The flowers open in sunlight and are closed on overcast days. They appear in breath taking scenes in spring in dry areas after winter rains.
Common problems with Livingstone Daisy
Generally problem free.
How to harvest Livingstone Daisy
Seeds can be harvested when ripe.
How to propagate Livingstone Daisy
Sow seed in trays or in situ in Autumn in a light and moist soil medium, germination takes 1 -3 weeks, plant out 4-5 weeks after germination. Keep soil moist.
Special features of Livingstone Daisy
Attracts useful insects
Attracts butterflies to the garden.
These plants can survive on small amounts of water.