Osteospermum grow and care – shrub‎ of the genus Osteospermum also known as African daisy or Cape daisy, Osteospermum perennial evergreen or annual used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in subtropics, tropics, mediterranean, desert or temperate, climate and growing in hardiness zone: 9+ (as perennial) 3-8 (as annual).

Leaves color green, some variegated cultivars with white or yellow in the edge of the leaves

Osteospermum flower

Flower color can be: white, purple, pink, orange, yellow or red, color can be more than one color sometime in each petal there is hue between to color or the same color, sometimes the middle of the flower is darker or lighter color, the flower round multi-petals the petal in elliptic shape some cultivars the petal shape folded in the middle of the petal.

Osteospermum for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy


Blooming Seasons
  • Autumn flowers
  • Spring flowers
  • Summer flowers
Flower colors
  • Orange flower
  • Pink flower
  • Purple flower
  • Red flower
  • White flower
  • Yellow flower
  • Desert Climate
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Temperate Climate
  • Tropics Climate
Leaf color
  • White leaves
  • Yellow leaf
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Average growing plants
  • Fast growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Annual plant
  • Evergreen
  • Perennial plant
  • Shrub
Plant Uses
  • Attract pollinators
  • Colored leaves
  • Drought tolerant plants
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
  • Part shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Regularly water
  • Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13
  • Hardiness zone 3
  • Hardiness zone 4
  • Hardiness zone 5
  • Hardiness zone 6
  • Hardiness zone 7
  • Hardiness zone 8
  • Hardiness zone 9