Dimorphotheca sinuata

African daisy

  • Height:   under 1 ft
  • Life Cycle:   annual
  • Growth Type:   flower
  • Flower Size:   medium, 1 - 2 in
  • Flower Type:   inconspicuous
  • Bloom Type:   spring
  • Flower Color:   orange - yellow
  • Native to California:   NO
  • California Range:   coast - desert - inland - mountain
  • Water Requirements:   low - medium - high
  • Salt Tolerance:   medium
  • Characteristics / Comments:   erosion control - fast growing
  • Average Live Seed per Bulk Pound:   175,000
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Taxon report data from Calflora

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Dimorphotheca sinuata

Common Name:African daisy

Dimorphotheca sinuata, a dicot, is a annual herb that is non-native to California.

US Distribution:introduced
Plant Community(s):

Name Status:

Recognized as current in TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93

County distribution list:

Alameda, ContraCosta, Fresno, Imperial, Kern, Los Angeles, Marin, Orange, Riverside, Santa Barbara, San Bernardino, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Sutter, Ventura

See a detailed Distribution Grid of this plant in Calfornia.

Links: USDA Plants Profile | Jepson Herbarium

Website references on Google

Bloom Months
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