African daisy 'Cannington Roy' Osteospermum 'Cannington Roy'

African daisy 'Cannington Roy'


O. 'Cannington Roy' is an evergreen subshrub to 15cm in height, with obovate, sparsely toothed mid-green leaves and daisy-like flower heads to 5cm across with purple-tipped white ray-florets that age to mauve-pink and with purple disc-florets that are produced from late spring to autumn

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      African daisy 'Cannington Roy'

    • Common names

      Dimorphotheca 'Cannington Roy'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Spread

      0.5-1 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun

  • scissorsPruning

    No pruning required

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Flower borders and beds Coastal Gravel Garden City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants Mediterranean Climate Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by softwood cuttings in late spring or semi-ripe cuttings in late summer

  • insectPests

    Aphids may be a problem

  • microbeDiseases

    May be subject to a downy mildew and Verticillium wilt