Marguerite is a member of the Argyranthemum family. Its botanical name is Argyranthemum frutescens. Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to Stil de grain yellow and Pastel yellow. It is a flower / ornamental that typically grows as a perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Marguerite is known for its forb-like habit and growing to a height of approximately 45.0 cm (1.46 feet). This plant is a great attractor for butterflies, so if you are looking to attract wildlife Marguerite is a great choice.
Marguerite is normally fairly low maintenance and quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
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These plants have been known to grow well alongside Marguerite so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Marguerite so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Marguerite plants:
Shasta daisy, Federation daisy, Marguerite daisy
07 Aug 2013
Leaves remain green, but not blooming, perhaps overshadowed by other plants in pot. Would it be worthwhile to move the daisies to their own pots?