Osteospermum , Latin name: Osteospermum , is an annual grass of the family Asteraceae,genus Chrysanthemum native to South Africa. Open on sunny days, the rain and the opening and closing movement close to the night cloudy. In the variants, there is Osteospermum ' Nasinga '.
It is another genus Dimorphoeca and similar flowers. Differences can be summarized as shown below.
Difference between osteospermum and dimorphotheca is ;
◆ tend flower flower color: Osteospermum
◆ year grasses or perennials or: Dimorphoeca the year Osteospermum, grass perennial
◆ general name of leaves: osteospermum flower stalk with leaves, but without leaves dimorphotheca scape: Osteospermum
scientific name:Osteospermum ,Other name: African daisy ,origin: tropical Africa plant: 30 cm leaf: diamond-shaped, leaf color: green, flowers form: capitular, florets diameter: 3-5 cm, flowering time: April to Jily, flower color: purple, peach, orange, yellow, white and blue.