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Euryops, savanna daisy


Savanna daisy is part of the great Asteraceae family.

Key Euryops facts

Name – Euryops spp.
Family Asteraceae
Type perennial, shrub

40 inches (1 m)
Exposure full sun

Soil: ordinary, drained    Foliage: evergreen    Flowering: early spring → end fall

It presents cute blooming from spring to fall and poses no problem at all in terms of care.

Planting euryops

Planting euryops, savanna daisy

In fall or spring in light and rather rich soil so that you can maximize its cute blooming.

Prefer a sunny emplacement that is protected from winter wind, this will extend the flowering in time.

Propagating euryops, savanna daisy

You can simply proceed to sow directly in the ground or prepare cuttings in spring.

Pruning and caring for an euryops

Euryops careCut back lightly after the blooming to renew the vigor of the plant.

Winterizing savanna daisy:

If it freezes in your area, opt to grow in pots so that you many bring them indoors in a cool space that is luminous and doesn’t experience freezing.

Elsewhere, simply let it overwinter where it sits.

All there is to know about euryops

Euryops, or savanna daisy, is a yellow-flowered short shrubEuryops or Savanna daisy has the great advantage of flowering for the most part of the year.

As a sub-shrub, it is quite bushy and its inflorescence is compact and abundant.

Easy to grow, it calls for virtually no care at all, and is perfectly suited to flower beds, edges and pot arrangements, too.

Smart tip about the savanna daisy

The variety called Euryops pectinatus can flower all year round!

Images: dreamstime: Meunierd; Pixabay: Paul Ma, Loan Thi Xuan Le
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