Virtues: We love Filigree daisy for its drought-tolerance and long-stemmed blooms. This hardy perennial is a perfect choice for xeriscaping or for a dry border, and its well-branched filigree foliage and profuse golden blooms will shine in any garden.
Common name: Filigree daisy
Botanical name: Anthemis marschalliana
Flowers/Fruit: Gold to bright yellow, daisy-like blooms. Fruit grows in August.
Foliage: Greyish-white, herbaceous leaves.
Habit: Anthemis grows 4-10″ tall.
Season: Spring/Summer (May-July)
Origin: Native of Western Asia.
Cultivation: Grow Filigree daisy in full sun to partial shade in moderate to xeric soil. USDA Zones 4-10.
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