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Other common names
Diascia can be annuals or semi-evergreen perennials, usually making a mat of neat foliage with racemes of cup or bell-shaped flowers, usually in shades of pink, and each with two short spurs
D. integerrima is a vigorous spreading perennial to 35cm in height, with narrow leaves and deep pink flowers 2cm across in terminal racemes
Temp S Africa
Habit Mat forming
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or East-facing or West-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
MoistureMoist but well-drained
SoilSand, Chalk, Loam
pHAlkaline, Neutral, Acid
Time to ultimate height
Grow in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun. Can be grown in a container; water in dry periods
Propagate by seed sown as soon as ripe or in early spring or propagate by taking softwood cuttings in summer
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Garden Edging
City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants Rock Garden
Pruning Deadhead to prolong flowering
Pests Slugs and snails may be a problem
Generally disease free
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