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OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Astra Purple Spoon', Cape Daisy OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Astra Purple Spoon'
Cape Daisy

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought, deer & coast tolerant. Good border, container & hanging basket plant. Flowers open in full sun & close at night. Blooming is reduced during summer heat. Blooms: summer-fall. Color: spoon-shaped purple petals w/ blueish eye. Attracts butterflies. Mounded growth habit, 12-18" x 18-24". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8

OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Blue Eye', Cape Daisy, African Daisy OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Blue Eye'
Cape Daisy, African Daisy

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought, deer & coast tolerant. Good border, container & hanging basket plant. Flowers open in full sun & close at night. Blooming is reduced during summer heat. Blooms: summer-fall. Color: bright white w/ blue eye. Attracts butterflies. Mounded growth habit. Height: 12-15". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8

OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Bronze', Cape Daisy, African Daisy OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Bronze'
Cape Daisy, African Daisy

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought, deer, fire & coast tolerant. Compact, mound forming plants that are ideal for borders, pots & hanging baskets. Attracts butterflies. Has large, pretty bronze/purple flowers with a dark center that are perfect for early season color. Well branched growth habit. Height: 12-15". Exposure: full sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Burgundy', Cape Daisy, African Daisy OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Burgundy'
Cape Daisy, African Daisy

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought, deer & coast tolerant. Good border, container & hanging basket plant. Flowers open in full sun & close at night. Blooming is reduced during summer heat. Blooms: summer-fall. Color: magenta-purple. Attracts butterflies. Mounded growth habit. Height: 12-15". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8

OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Magma', Cape Daisy, African Daisy OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Magma'
Cape Daisy, African Daisy

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought, deer & coast tolerant. This series features vibrant & colorful flowers. Lovely compact mounded growth habit, easy to grow plus early-flowering. No cooling to flower. Good border, container & hanging basket plant. Blms: summer-fall. Exceptionally large flowers. Color: deep reddish-purple w/blue eye. Attracts butterflies. Ht: 12-24". Width: 24". Exp.: sun. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z8

OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Pineapple', Cape Daisy, African Daisy OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Pineapple'
Cape Daisy, African Daisy

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought, deer & coast tolerant. Good border, container & hanging basket plant. Flowers open in full sun & close at night. Blooming is reduced during summer heat. Blooms: summer-fall. Color: pineapple yellow w/ yellow eye. Attracts butterflies. Mounded growth habit. Height: 12-15". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Pink Improved', Cape Daisy, African Daisy OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Pink Improved'
Cape Daisy, African Daisy

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought, deer & coast tolerant. Good border, container & hanging basket plant. Flowers open in full sun & close at night. Blooming is reduced during summer heat. Blooms: summer-fall. Color: soft pink. Attracts butterflies. Mounded growth habit. Height: 12-15". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8

Photo unavailable OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Purple Eye'
African Daisy, Cape Daisy

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought, deer & coast tolerant. Good border, container & hanging basket plant. Flowers open in full sun & close at night. Blooming is reduced during summer heat. Blooms: summer-fall. Bloom color: bright white w/ purple eye. Attracts butterflies. Mounded growth habit. Height: 12-15". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Purple', Cape Daisy, African Daisy OSTEOSPERMUM ecklonis 'Ostica Purple'
Cape Daisy, African Daisy

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought, deer & coast tolerant. Good border, container & hanging basket plant. Flowers open in full sun & close at night. Blooming is reduced during summer heat. Blooms: spring-fall. Bloom color: purple. Attracts butterflies. Mounded growth habit. Height: 12-15". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8

OSTEOSPERMUM hybrid 'Soprano® White', Cape Daisy OSTEOSPERMUM hybrid 'Soprano® White'
Cape Daisy

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought, deer & coast tolerant. Compact, mound forming plants that are ideal for borders, pots, hanging baskets & mixed plantings. Has white flowers w/blue centers that are perfect for early season color. Long flowering season from spring-frost. Attracts butterflies. Exposure: full sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z9-11. (PPAF)

Photo unavailable OSTEOSPERMUM Osticade 'Purple'
Cape Daisy, African Daisy

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought, deer, fire & coast tolerant. Compact, mound forming plants that are ideal for borders, pots & hanging baskets. Attracts butterflies. Has purple flowers with a dark yellow eye. Perfect for early season color. Well branched, semi-trailing growth habit. Height: 12-24". Exposure: full sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

OTHONNA 'Little Pickles', Iceplant OTHONNA 'Little Pickles'
Iceplant

Bluish-green succulent (baby gerkins, wee green banana like) leaves with dollhouse-sized sunflowers that are bright yellow. The foliage is only two or three inches tall, the flowers raise up on short stems to as high as four inches. Requires full sun.

Photo unavailable OTHONNA capensis
Iceplant, Little Pickles

Perennial: Evergreen. A moderately slow-growing succulent w/bluish-green (baby gerkins, wee green banana like) leaves. Dollhouse-sized sunflowers that are bright yellow appear spring-fall & rise up to 2" above the foliage. Grows in dense clumps to not much more than 4" tall & spreads to about 1-2' wide. Foliage often blushes a purple red when drought stressed. Use in garden beds or containers. Needs good drainage & full sun. USDA Z6.

OXALIS 'Plum Crazy', Shamrock, Sorrel OXALIS 'Plum Crazy'
Shamrock, Sorrel

Bushy Perennial: Drought & deer tolerant. Extra vigorous & great in mixed pots. Self-cleaning, no deadheading needed. Pink, fuschia and green, variegated foliage. Great for borders, containers & hanging baskets. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: bright yellow. Size: 6-10" x 10-12". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z8.

OXALIS brasiliensis, Shamrock, Sorrel OXALIS brasiliensis
Shamrock, Sorrel

Bulbous Perennial: Deciduous. Drought & deer tolerant. A tidy plant w/shiny, mid-green leaves. Excellent for rock gardens, pots or as a ground cover. Combines nicely w/ferns. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: spring-summer. Color: rosy purple w/darker veins & yellow centers. Ht: 3-6". Not invasive. Exposure: sun/shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z9-10.

OXALIS oregana 'Klamath Ruby', Redwood Sorrel or Oregon Oxalis OXALIS oregana 'Klamath Ruby'
Redwood Sorrel or Oregon Oxalis

Perennial: Evergreen but dies down in cold climates. Native to coastal forests from WA to CA. Vigorous selection has dark green leaves with shiny burgundy undersides. Tolerates wet conditions, deer, drought and mowing. Good woodland, rock garden & ground cover plant. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: spring-fall. Color: white w/pink veins. Size: 8-10" x 2-3'. Part shade/shade. Water: moderate/moist. USDA Z7-10.

OXALIS oregana 'White', Redwood Sorrel or Oregon Oxalis OXALIS oregana 'White'
Redwood Sorrel or Oregon Oxalis

Perennial: Evergreen but dies down in cold climates. Native to coastal forests from WA to CA. Tolerates wet conditions, deer, drought and mowing. Good woodland, rock garden & ground cover plant. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: spring-fall. Color: white w/pink veins. Size: 8-10" x 2-3'. Part shade/shade. Water: moderate/moist. USDA Z7-10.

OXALIS siliquosa 'Sunset Velvet', OXALIS siliquosa 'Sunset Velvet'

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Good for borders & containers. A non-tuberous species that is not invasive. The foliage is gold, orange, pink & coppery yellow at different times through the year w/bright coral-red stems. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: spring-summer. Color: bright yellow. Ht: 6-8". Exposure: part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable OXALIS tuberosa
Oca, New Zealand Yam, South American Wood Sorrel

Perennial Herb: Native to the Andes. Overwinters as underground waxy, brightly colored tubers that are similar to potatos. Excellent source of carbs, phosphorus, iron & amino acids. Potato-like flavor but nuttier & tangy. They can be eaten raw, boiled, baked, steamed, sun-dried, grilled, fried or candied. Best harvested in late Dec. or early Jan. Add flowers & leaves to salads. Blm color: yellow. Ht: 2'. Non-invasive. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable OXALIS tuberosum 'Crimson & Gold'
Oca, New Zealand Yam, South American Wood Sorrel

Perennial Herb: Produces sweet-tasting tuberous roots with gold or dark purple skin. The tubers start to form when days are getting shorter & they can be dug up from November onwards. Eaten boiled, baked, fried, or dried, Oca is used as a potato alternative w/superb nutritious values. Large shamrock shaped lvs & the flowers can be added to salads. Blm color: yellow. Ht: 2'. Exp: sun/pt. shade. Protect against early frost.

Photo unavailable OXALIS tuberosum 'Crimson'
Oca, New Zealand Yam, South American Wood Sorrel

Perennial Herb: Produces sweet-tasting tuberous roots with dark purple-red skin. The tubers start to form when days are getting shorter & they can be dug up from November onwards. Eaten boiled, baked, fried, or dried, Oca is used as a potato alternative with superb nutritious value. Large shamrock shaped leaves & the flowers can be added to salads. Blm color: yellow. Ht: 2'. Exp: sun/part shade. Protect against early frost.

OXALIS vulcanicola 'Molten Lava', Volcanic Sorrel OXALIS vulcanicola 'Molten Lava'
Volcanic Sorrel

Bushy Perennial: Drought & deer tolerant. Self-cleaning, no deadheading needed. Great for borders, containers & hanging baskets. The foliage is gold, orange, pink & coppery yellow at different times through the year w/bright coral-red stems. Color: bright yellow. Size: 6-10" x 10-12". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate.

OXALIS vulcanicola 'Zinfandel', Volcanic Sorrel OXALIS vulcanicola 'Zinfandel'
Volcanic Sorrel

Bushy Perennial: Drought & deer tolerant. Extra vigorous & great in mixed pots. Self-cleaning, no deadheading needed. Deep wine red foliage. Great for borders, containers & hanging baskets. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: summer-fall. Color: bright yellow. Size: 6-10" x 10-12". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate.

OXALIS vulcanicola - burgundy form, Volcanic Sorrel, Oxalis Burgundy OXALIS vulcanicola - burgundy form
Volcanic Sorrel, Oxalis Burgundy

Bushy Perennial: Drought & deer tolerant. A non-invasive form w/burgundy colored foliage & stems at various times in the year. Great for borders, containers & hanging baskets. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: summer-autumn. Color: bright yellow with purple-red veins. Ht: 8-20". W:12-20". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z9-11.

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