Anthemis tinctoria Susanna Mitchell

Susanna Mitchell Marguerite Daisy

24-30" tall x 24" wide. Susanna Mitchell blooms most of the summer with large, creamy white daisies. A vigorous and easy-to-grow, It's attractive, fine textured foliage shows off the flowers to great advantage. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
Zones3 - 8
Advantages
Native
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Height24-30" tall
Mature Spread24" wide
Bloom TimeSummer
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SizePlant - 5" Deep Pot
SKUHC014410

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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$9.99
Per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
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SKU
HC014410

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24-30" tall x 24" wide. 'Susanna' lights up the garden with a non-stop display of creamy-white daisies most of the summer. A vigorous, easily grown plant, it has finely textured foliage and lax, mounding stems. Best grown in infertile, well-drained soil without much supplemental irrigation. Pinch or shear stem tips in mid-spring to thicken up the plants. A great companion in front of tall blue-flowered perennials. Caring for Anthemis tinctoria Susanna Mitchell: Cut back to 3 to 4 inches in height in early to mid-spring. To keep blooming, occasional deadheading will help. Fertilize in the fall with organic fertilizer. (Cutting propagated)
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SKUHC014410
Item Package Size
Plant - 5" Deep Pot
Common Name
Susanna Mitchell Marguerite Daisy
Botanical Name
Anthemis tinctoria Susanna Mitchell
Zones
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Flower Color
White
Flower Size
1.5-2" depending on growing conditions
Mature Height
24-30" tall
Mature Spread
24" wide
Bloom Time
Summer
Ships As
Potted Plant
Advantages
Native
Ideal Region
West
Planting Time
Fall
Ships To Canada
No
Planting Guides

Tips On GrowingAnthemis (Marguerite Daisy)

Anthemis (Marguerite Daisy) are a large genus of Old World and African plants with daisy-type flowers. They are generally rabbit and deer resistant.
Preferred growing conditions:

  • Plant in fast draining, infertile sandy or loam soil with full sun. In the dry, western US, mulch with gravel or other coarse-textured non-bark mulch. In the Eastern US, no mulch is needed.
  • Keep regularly watered for the first growing season to establish the plants. Infrequent but deep watering is needed thereafter. Too much water will cause the plant to get floppy and fall over.
  • Deadhead to prolong blooming.
  • Fertilize lightly in fall with Yum Yum Mix/compost blend.

Special comments:

  • Cut back the plants hard in late fall to a height of 2 to 3 inches.

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