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A picture of a Swan river daisy

Swan river daisy

Brachycome spp.

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

    Swan river daisy Overview

    These low-growing annuals and evergreen perennials are attractive groundcover or rockery plants. Many of the perennials are mound-forming plants, spreading by underground runners and having finely divided, soft fern-like foliage. They will bear a profusion of daisy-like flowerheads in shades of blue, mauve, pink and white, with orange or brownish centres or yellow as in the hybrids.

    How to propagate Swan river daisy

    Cuttings

    Propagation is by ripe seed sown under glass in spring or stem cuttings.

    Seed

    Division

    Division in spring or autumn.

    Other uses of Swan river daisy

    Grown for the daisy-like flower heads. Ground cover or rockery. Suitable for coastal conditions.