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common name: Globe daisy
perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
growth rate: slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: blue
main season: Summer
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 7
Slow spreading, dense evergreen mats of spathulate, deep shiny green leaves. Rounded, blue flowerheads on erect stems in early summer.
Sharply drained, neutral to alkaline soil in full sun. Dislikes excessive winter wet.
From seed or by division in spring or early summer.
Suitable for rock gardens and alpine beds,
From the Eastern Mediterranean and Balkans. Found on dry, stony grassland.