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Daisy - Copper Canyon


 

DAISY, COPPER CANYON

Tagetes  lemmonii        (ta – GET – tes   le-MON-ee-eye)

 

Perennial         Sun                  Height 3 feet         Spread 4 feet       Spacing 13- 24 inches

 

HABIT:           Strongly scented leaves, daily-like yellow flowers in fall.  Carefree and easy to grow best in prepared beds

 

CULTURE:    Normal to light fertilizer and water needed.  Prune to the size you desire and stop shearing by mid-summer.

 

USES:             Fall color. Attracts butterflies

 

PROBLEMS:  Gets floppy if not sheared in summer


 

NOTES:          Native to Mexico

 

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