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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
blue daisy 'Santa Anita'
Felicia can be annuals, perennials or evergreen sub-shrubs, with linear to obovate leaves and daisy-like flower-heads, mostly with blue-violet rays and yellow disk florets
'Santa Anita' is a bushy sub-shrub to 40cm, often grown as an annual, with deep green obovate leaves and daisy-like flowerheads to 5cm across, with violet-blue rays and yellow disk florets
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 West-facing
SoilLoam, Chalk, Sand
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Drought-resistant and wind-resistant this plant thrives in a poor, well-drained soil so long as there is full sun and no damp
Propagate by stem tip cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Garden Edging
City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Gravel Garden Patio & Container Plants
Pruning No pruning required
Pests Prone to aphids
Generally disease free
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