English Daisy (Bellis Perennis Daisy) 500 seeds (#1551)
This English daisy produces loads of small single daisies in cool white color. These cheerful flowers appear on short, upright, leafless stems and may bloom from late spring to summer.
Preferring cool temperatures, this diminutive perennial struggles in extreme heat, so is best planted in part shade where summers are hot. Otherwise, it can be planted in full sun and should be provided with fertile, moist soil.
It makes a fine edging plants for cottage gardens and perennial borders, and is lovely in containers or planted among spring-blooming bulbs.
Approximately 500 seeds in 0.2g packet.
Genus - Bellis
Species - Perennis
Variety - Daisy
Common name - English Daisy
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 4 - 8
Height - 0,10 - 0,15 m
Spread - 0,20 - 0,25 m
Plant type - Biennial flower
Exposure - Full Sun, Partial Sun
Growth rate - Medium
Soil PH - Acid, neutral
Soil type - Loam, well drained
Water requirements - Average
Landscape uses - Bedding Plant, Container, Edging, Mixed Border
Bloom season - April - July
Leaf / Flower color - Green / White
Sow from June to August indoors or from June to July outside in a prepared seeds bed or trays with seed compost.
Cover lightly with fine compost, keep moist and away from direct sunlight.
Best temperature for germination - +18-+20C.