B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Osteospermum ecklonis is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - annual or perennial, depending on climate
Flower or inflorescence:
WHITE, PURPLE centre - under, ~ 7cm. daisies, July - October
lin.-obl., to 10cm., glossy
|Height, in meters: 0.7
Height, in feet: 2.31
|Osteospermum ecklonis sales history
| Parts of Osteospermum ecklonis are considered toxic.
Synonyms (alternative names) for Osteospermum ecklonis:
Common names for Osteospermum ecklonis:
|Cape Daisy, Jakkalskos, Sailor Boy Daisy, Star of the Veldt, Van Staden's Daisy, Vanstaden's River Daisy,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|1||: Stock list|
|Our stock changes almost every day, with seeds arriving and being shipped all over the world.|
We only stock long lived seeds, except for a few species that are always in demand.
Seeds that are not in stock are acquired fresh when ordered.
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|37||: South African Native and Introduced Plants|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|44||: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties|
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|57||: Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
|698||: First Year Flowering Perennials|
|952||: Wholesale Selection|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Osteospermum ecklonis seeds will usually germinate in 10-15 days.