DAISY, FOUR-NERVE Perennial – Sun to Part Shade
Hymenoxys scaposa Ht. 12” Spread 6”-9”
hye-men-OX-iss skay-POH-sah Spacing 9”
HABIT: Solitary yellow 1”-2” daisy like flowers from March to October. Small, easy to grow, native perennial with pale gray green leaves, furry or shiny bare stems. Foliage has strong, bitter fragrance when crushed. Name comes from the four veins on each flower petal.
CULTURE: Drought tolerant and carefree.
USES: Rock gardens, xeriscapes.
PROBLEMS: Too much water will rot the plant.
NOTES: Name comes from the four veins on each flower petal.