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Cineraria

Common Name

Cineraria

Botanical Name

Pericallis X hybrida

Origins

Modern varieties have been bred from species originating from The Canary Islands. 

Season Availability

Mid to late winter

Description

Annual plant belonging to the Daisy family.  Dark green leaves that are almost hidden by a large cluster of brightly coloured daisy flowers.

Colours

White, Pink, Purple, Blue and bi-colours of white and pink and white and blue.

Growing Conditions

Cineraria require high light away from direct sun to maintain healthy leaves and opening of the flowers.

Care Instructions

Keep moist but not wet by watering twice a week. Avoid wetting flowers and leaves. Discard plants after flowering.