Arctotheca calendula growing leaf plant of the genus Arctotheca also known as Cape dandelion, Arctotheca calendula perennial evergreen plant or annual plant, used as ornamental plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 9-11 as perianal or 3-9 as annual.
Leaves color green in pinnatisect shape like dandelion leaves (like mouth with teeth)
Arctotheca calendula flower
Flower color yellow in daisy shape.
Alternative names: Capeweed, Treasure flower, Cape dandelion, cape marigold
Arctotheca calendula for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Arctotheca calendula growing and care:
Plant /Seed What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Invasive Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring (as annual), / spring, summer, autumn as perennial Planting season: Aphids Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: Dead leaves and flowers How to prune: 5-15 cm, 2-6 inches Size of the plant: Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Full sun / Half shade / Almost full shade (with light) Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer Bloom season? Yellow in daisy shape General information about the flower: Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Summer flowers Flower colors Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Average growing plants Fast growing plants Plant life-form Annual plant Evergreen Leaf plant Perennial plant Plant Uses Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Shade Plants Watering plants Regularly water Small amounts of water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 3 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9