Chrysanthemum carinatum Schousb.

Tricolor Daisy, Painted Daisy

Family: Compositae

Genus: Chrysanthemum

Category: Annual

Size: To 3' tall

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade


Upright growth habit. Flowers of many colors with varying bands of other colors and a dark purple-brown center. Blooms in summer. Perennial in hot climates.


Published in Iagttag. Vextrig. Marokko 198 t.6 in 1800.

Native to Morocco.

Possible synonym Chrysanthemum tricolor Andrews.


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