Argyranthemum

Dill daisies (genus Argyranthemum) are a group of flowering plants belonging to the family Asteraceae. Members of this genus are sometimes also placed in the genus Chrysanthemum.

There are over 20 species of Argyranthemum coming from the Canary islands and Madeira. They used to be included in the genus Chrysanthemum, and are commonly called "Marguerite". Most Argyranthemum encountered in the nursery business are cultivars. They are abundantly used by the florists either as cut or as potted flowers.

Category:

  • Annuals
  • Tropicals/Tender Perennials

Height:

  • 12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

  • 12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Sun Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:

  • Pale Yellow
  • White/Near White
  • Cream/Tan

Bloom Time:

  • Mid Spring
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Mid Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

  • Evergreen
  • Silver/Gray

Other details:

  • This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
  • Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
  • Suitable for growing in containers