Argyranthemum 'Petite Pink'
marguerite 'Petite Pink'
'Petite Pink' is a dwarf subshrub to 30cm, forming a dome of divided, grey-green leaves, with many light pink flowers 2.5cm across, the disk florets yellow
SynonymsArgyranthemum 'Pink Delight'
Argyranthemum 'Foeniculaceum Pink'
see moreArgyranthemum frutescens 'Petite Pink'
Argyranthemum foeniculaceum misapplied pink-flowered
Ultimate height0.1–0.5 metres
Time to ultimate height1–2 years
Ultimate spread0.1–0.5 metres
MoistureMoist but well–drained, Well–drained
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Colour & scent
|Spring||Pink||Green Grey Silver|
|Summer||Pink||Green Grey Silver|
|Autumn||Pink||Green Grey Silver|
|Winter||Green Grey Silver|
- Full sun
South–facing or East–facing
- Native to the UK
Argyranthemum are evergreen woody-based perennials or sub-shrubs, with simple or pinnately dissected leaves and white, yellow or pink, daisy-like flower-heads from late spring to autumn
- Name status
How to grow
Grow in moderately fertile, well-drained soil in full sun. Deadhead regularly to prolong flowering and pinch growing tips to keep compact. Mulching may protect rootstock from frost, and helps to conserve water. Water in prolonged dry spells
Suggested planting locations and garden types
- City and courtyard gardens
- Patio and container plants
- Mediterranean climate plants
- Wall side borders
- Flower borders and beds
Leaf miners may be a problem
Crown gall is an occasional problem
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