perennial, annual

Felicia amelloides | Blue Marguerite

A profuse blooming perennial or annual, depending on the winter low temperature of where it's grown. Accepts full sun but prefers some afternoon shade in warm inland regions; can be difficult in hottest desert climates. Daisylike, sky blue flowers with bright yellow centers are about 1-1/2 inches across. Cut back in late summer to renew. Canopy coverage: 7 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 25F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 2 feet high

Width: 3 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: blue

Flower Season: summer, fall

Wildlife: butterflies