Dimorphotheca ecklonis is an ornamental plant belonging to the asteraceae family. It is native to South Africa, also known as daisy, elia or African daisy.
Its genus comprises about 20 species. It is native to South Africa. He arrived in Europe in the last quarter of the S. XVIII. The blue daisy needs to be located in full sun. It is a temperate climate plant. Frosts are often harmful. The land will be the common garden mixed with 1/4 of sand so you have a good drainage and some manure.
The irrigations will be moderate and regular. Avoid staining the ground. It supports quite the lack of watering. The flowering is very long beginning in spring and ending with the arrival of the cold season, period in which the whole aerial part is dried to be reborn with the arrival of spring.