Osteospermum Lady Leitrim
Osteospermum ‘Lady Leitrim’
African daisy ‘Lady Leitrim’ , Cape daisy ‘Lady Leitrim’ , Osteospermum ‘Pale Face’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Lady Leitrim’ _ ‘Lady Leitrim’ is a tender, bushy, spreading, evergreen perennial with aromatic, toothed, lance-shaped, dark green leaves and, from summer into autumn, pink-flushed, white flower heads, dark blue on the reverse, turning pink with age.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
White, Pink, Flushed pink in Summer; Pink, Flushed pink, White in Autumn
Dark-green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Cut back in spring.
Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings
Osteospermum ‘Lady Leitrim’ (African daisy ‘Lady Leitrim’ ) will reach a height of 0.35m and a spread of 0.65m after 2-5 years.
Beds and borders, City, Coastal, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Gravel, Mediterranean
Requires well-drained soil in full sun to flower well. In areas prone to frost, overwinter cuttings under glass.
Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral