Desert Marigold

Description
Botanical Name: 
Baileya multiradiata

Native to the southwestern U.S.  A short-lived perennial with a fast growth rate. Leaves are gray-green and woolly. Blooms are daisy-like flowers at the end of long slender stems. Very tolerant of drought, heat, and cold. Blooms spring through autumn.

Plant Characteristics
Plant Category: 
Perennials
Name: 
Desert Marigold
Plant Type: 
Perennial
Flower: 
Bright yellow, daisy-like, 1" wide
Mature Size: 
1 1/2' x 2'
Water: 
Very low
Exposure:: 
Full sun
Spacing: 
1'
Soil Type: 
Clay; loam; sand; alkaline; well drained
Planting Time: 
Any season