Blackfoot Daisy - Melampodium leucanthum

Species: Melampodium leucanthum
Common names: Blackfoot Daisy

Plant Properties

Growth Period: Perennial
Plant Form: Herb
Foliage: deciduous
Flower color(s): white yellow

Plant Requirements

Water requirements: low
Light requirements: full sun to part shade

Soil moisture requirements: dry
Soil content requirements: Caliche
Drainage requirements: good
Calcium carbonate (CaC03) tolerance: high
Drought tolerance: high
For photos and cultivation information, visit: http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=MELE2


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