PLANT OF THE WEEK
The daisy plant family (Asteraceae) is one of the biggest in the world.
In fact it includes 32,000 species and 1,900 genera and 13 sub-families.
The seeds of the osteospermums are quite hard.
So let’s find out .
I'm talking with Jeremy Critchley, horticulturist and owner of the Green Gallery nursery.
- What about those daisies that have no centre?
- Most Osteospermum's have a blue 'eye.' Any other colour?
- Jeremy'sTop Tip:
- Can you think of 80 different colours?Nope?
- Funnily enough the classic white petals with blue centres are still the best sellers.