Blue Daisy Seeds
USDA Zones: 3 - 11
Height: 10 inches
Bloom Season: Early to late summer
Bloom Color: Blue
Environment: Full sun
Soil Type: Some sand to clay, pH 5.5 - 7.5
Deer Resistant: Yes
Often House Plant: No
Latin Name: Felicia Heterophylla
Average Germ Time: 30 days
Light Required: Yes
Depth: Lightly cover seed with topsoil no more than 1/8 inch
Sowing Rate: 2 - 3 seeds per plant
Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination
Plant Spacing: 6 - 9 inches
Care & Maintenance: Blue Daisy
The Blues Blue Daisy (Felicia Heterophylla Blue) - If blue is one of your favorite colors, you will need to start some of this Blue Daisy seed! The Blues Blue Daisy has a profusion of gorgeous sky-blue flowers that rise above tidy, compact foliage.
Tolerates coastal soil
Also called Blue Kingfisher Daisy, this daisy does well in rocky or sandy soil and makes a beautiful cut flower, often grown in cutting gardens.
Daisy seed | blue
When to Plant
When To Grow Felicia Blue Daisy From Seed: For the earliest blooms, start the Blue Daisy seed indoors 6 - 8 weeks before the end of frost season. Lightly cover the flower seeds with 1/8 inch of soil and keep the seeds moist until germination. Blue Daisy Felicia plants will continue to bloom strongly if spent flowers are removed regularly.
Blue Daisy Felicia seeds are easy and fast to grow. Felicia Heterophylla will make a charming addition to the flower garden or as a mass planting that will create a carpet of blue.
- Sowing Rate: 2 - 3 seeds per plant
- Average Germ Time: 30 days
- Keep moist until germination
- Attracts bees and butterflies
- Depth: Lightly cover with topsoil, no more than 1/8 inch
Blue daisies are excellent container plants requiring full sun and moderate watering. This annual is a member of the daisy family and native to South Africa. A true blue daisy, it has 3/4 inch flowers of pale blue with a dark blue center. The foliage is lance-shaped, gray-green and nicely scented.
- Height: 10 inches
- USDA Zones: 3 - 11
- Season: Annual
- Deer Resistant: No