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Bellis

Bellis spp.

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

5cm

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Bellis Overview

Genus of mostly perennial species, but some are grown as biennial plants for spring bedding. There are less than 15 species in this genus, including the common daisy, Bellis perennis and they are fully frost hardy, growing to an average height of between 5-20cm. Species in this genus have been introduced around the world and there are many colourful cultivated varieties, but originally they are from Europe, the Mediterranean and North Africa.

How to propagate Bellis

Seed

Propagation is by seeds in early summer.

Division

Division after flowering.

Other uses of Bellis

Bedding plant.