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Vanilla Butterfly® Marguerite Daisy Argyranthemum frutescens

  • Hardy Zones
    • 10 - 11
  • Exposure
    • Part Sun to Sun
  • Season
    • Spring
    • Summer
    • Fall
  • Mature Size
    • 18 - 36 Inches
Proven Winners
Vanilla Butterfly® Marguerite Daisy Argyranthemum frutescens
Part Sun to Sun 18 - 36

Features

SHOW me your THUMB. Yep, that's GREEN all right.

Large, creamy white daisy flowers all season; excellent garden performance

Award Winner
Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer
Long Blooming
Fall Interest
Deadheading Not Necessary

Characteristics

Duration: 
Annual
Height Category: 
Medium
Garden Height: 
18 - 36 Inches
Spacing: 
12 - 14 Inches
Spread: 
12 - 20 Inches
Flower Colors: 
Yellow
Flower Shade: 
Soft Yellow
Foliage Colors: 
Green
Foliage Shade: 
Green
Habit: 
Upright
Container Role: 
Thriller

Plant Needs

Light Requirement: 
Part Sun to Sun
Maintenance Category: 
Moderate
Bloom Time: 
Planting To Hard Frost
Hardiness Zones: 
10a, 10b, 11a, 11b
Water Category: 
Average
Uses: 
Container
Uses: 
Landscape
Uses Notes: 

Plant alone or in combinations in all container types and landscapes

Maintenance Notes: 

While newer Argyranthemum are much more heat tolerant than older varieties, they will still do best with cool night temperatures. Our varieties have been selected to flower continuously without deadheading. If you do live in a hot climate the plants may flush out of bloom if the night temperatures are regularly staying in the high 70's or above. The plants should continue to do fine, give them a trim using a sharp pair of scissors or pruning shears (think of it as giving your plant a haircut). This will help induce more branching and fresh growth and the plants will be at their best when night temperatures drop and the plants begin to bloom again.

An application of fertilizer or compost on garden beds and regular fertilization of plants in pots will help ensure the best possible performance.

Vanilla Butterfly® Argyranthemum frutescens '4starvan' USPP 14,642, Can 2,148
  • Beautiful plant that flowers all season long. I'm going to try to overwinter it. Wish me luck. I will definitely plant again.

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    Betse
    Villa Hills
    Kentucky
    United States
    1 year ago
  • Beautiful plant that flowers all season long. I'm going to try to overwinter it. Wish me luck. I will definitely plant again.

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    Betse
    Villa Hills
    Kentucky
    United States
    1 year ago
  • This was one of the best plants I had throughout the summer last year. Would love to find it again.

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    Kathy Faulk
    Florida
    United States
    4 years ago
  • Lovely flowers & continuous bloom all season. Tolerates drought, heat and neglect. My mother also grows it in New York with great success.

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    Susan Berlinski
    Kansas
    United States
    4 years ago
  • prolific bloomer

    Above Average Superior performance, among my favorites, would recommend to others.
    Terri
    Ontario
    Canada
    4 years ago
Award Year Award Plant Trial
2009 Top Consumer Choice - Winter University of Florida - Fort Lauderdale
2009 Top Consumer Choice - Winter University of Florida - Fort Lauderdale
2009 Top Consumer Choice - Winter University of Florida - Fort Lauderdale
2006 Top Performer Michigan State University
2006 Top Performer Michigan State University
2006 Top Performer Michigan State University
2006 Top Performer Michigan State University
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