The Daisy Cape Town Blue, 'Felicia hybrid', is a new Proven Winner introduction with a true blue daisy. The Cape Town Blue is a more compact and free flowering variety. Daisy's require a sunny spot with fertile, well-drained soil and should be kept well watered in the summer. Daisy's may be used as a cut flower and they are excellent in window boxes, pots, and rock gardens. The daisy is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds, plus they are resistant to deer. These daisys are winter hardy to USDA Zones 10-11 and they are grown as an annual in other cooler climatic zones. Deadhead spent flowers to encourage additional bloom. The deeply cut, dark green leaves are aromatic when bruised.
For zones 9-11, this plant can also be a perennial.
|Botanical Name||Felicia 'Cape Town'|
|Mature Height||8 - 12 inches|
|Mature Spread||10 - 15 inches|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Flower Color||True Blue, Yellow Center|
|Growing Zone Range||3-11|