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A picture of a Osteospermum astra 'Purple Spoon'

Osteospermum astra 'Purple Spoon'

Osteospermum astra 'Purple Spoon'

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Light watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

45cm

Max

30cm

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Osteospermum astra 'Purple Spoon' Overview

A distinctive Osteospermum with magenta to purple blooms. These have radial spoon-shaped petals and darker bluish purple centres. The toothed, mid-green leaves are slightly aromatic. Flowers from May to October.

Common problems with Osteospermum astra 'Purple Spoon'

How to propagate Osteospermum astra 'Purple Spoon'

Cuttings

You can propagate from cuttings of non-flowering shoots in mid-summer.