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botanical name:
Anthemis 'Grallagh Gold'
Anthemis 'Grallagh Gold' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Golden Marguerite
synonyms:  Anthemis tinctoria 'Grallagh Gold', Anthemis tinctoria 'Grallach Gold'
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen
height: 0.60m
width: 0.90m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: golden
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 10
Vigorous clump forming evergreen perennial with divided leaves. Masses of large daisy-like golden-yellow flowers in summer.

Prefers a moderately fertile, well-drained, sandy or gravely soil and a sunny position. Dislikes excessively wet soil in winter.
Cut back hard after flower to promote a good basal foliage clump. May be short-lived, so replant occasionally in refreshed soil to rejuvenate.

By division in spring.

other notes:
Hybrid of Anthemis tinctoria x Anthemis sancti-johannis.
Selected from seedlings found in the garden of Blanche Poe, County Tipperary, Ireland. Introduced in 1949

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