FFf Eclectic Red Barn: Livingstone Daisy - MeZoo Trailing Red

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Livingstone Daisy - MeZoo Trailing Red

The Livingstone Daisy - MeZoo Trailing Red, now that is a mouth full is a sprawling to mounding daisy plant with succulent green leaves edged with white, occasionally accented with button-sized red flowers in spring.

Eclectic Red Barn: Livingstone Red Daisy
 This one is a little more pinkish in color than some of the others. 

Eclectic Red Barn: Livingstone Trailing Red Daisy

Some information about this plant:
- Livingstone daisy mezoo trailing red - also known as Dorotheanthus bellidiformis. 

- It is a glossy green succulent with cream margins that can be used as a ground cover or as a spiller plant in mixed containers and baskets.
 
- The red in its name comes from dime-sized flowers that accent the plant.

- It is tolerant of wet or dry conditions and high or low pH. In other words, anyone can grow this plant anywhere.

- This plant can be a perennial in zones 9-11. In zones 3-8 it is an annual only.

- Easy to grow
 
- Drought tolerant

- Long bloom period
Eclectic Red Barn: Livingstone Daisy - MeZoo Trailing Red
This plant is great in pots. It likes to vine over the sides.

Eclectic Red Barn: Livingstone Daisy - MeZoo Trailing Red

Eclectic Red Barn: Livingstone Daisy - MeZoo Trailing Red

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