Daisy Painted Chrysanthemum Carinatum is an annual herbaceous plant native to Morocco. Easily grown directly from flower seeds Painted Daisy features fern-like, fine textured foliage and produces an endless supply of showy, single, daisy-like flowers in purple, orange, scarlet, rose, salmon, yellow and white. Chrysanthemum Carinatum starts to bloom in summer and blooms profically well into fall providing a dazzling colorful display to a garden.
Daisy Painted looks fabulous when mass planted in seasonal landscapes or cottage gardens. Very showy and multicolored Painted Daisy flowers will bright borders and beds, and this annual Chrysanthemum plant is easy-to-grow source of beautiful flowers for cutting. For an early establishment Chrysanthemum Carinatum seeds can be started indoors, and the seedling can be transplanted outdoors after last frost. Other common names of this plant are Chrysanthemum Tricolor and Ismelia Carinata. Painted Daisy is very dependable, drought and heat tolerant annual flower that re-seeds itself freely.
Height: 18-36 Inches
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Average/Dry/Moist well-drained, pH 5.5-7.0
USDA Zones: All Regions of North America
Sow Indoors: Spring (4-6 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring
Seed Depth: 1/16 Inch
Germination Time: 14-21 Days