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How to Grow Wedelia trilobata Plants in your Garden

Gardener's HQ Guide to Growing Singapore Daisy

Singapore daisy

Sphagneticola trilobata (Wedelia)flowering habit at Ohialani Haiku, Maui, Hawaii. photograph by Forest and Kim Starr.


Wedelia trilobata Growing and Care Guide

  • Scientific Name: Wedelia trilobata
  • Common Name: Singapore daisy
  • Growing Zone: USA: 9 to 11
  • Life Cycle / Plant Type: Groundcover, Indoor Plant

Plant Details

  • Plant Height (Inches): 6 to 9
  • Plant Spread (Inches): 48 to 72
  • Time of Bloom: Late spring through mid-autumn
  • Flower Details: Yellow
  • Leaf Foliage: Green
  • Fruit:
  • Growth Form: Spreading or horizontal, Upright / erect, Variable spread

Ideal Growing Conditions

  • Best Light Conditions: Partially shady to full sunlight
  • Rate of Growth: Quick
  • Suitable Soil Types: Acidic, Adaptable, Alkaline, Clay, Loamy, Neutral, Sandy, Slightly alkaline, Well drained
  • Soil Moisture: Moist/Wet

Caring Conditions

  • Care:
  • Level of Maintenance:
  • Propagation:
  • How to Prune:
  • Pests:
  • Diseases:

Further Information

  • Can Attract:
  • Tolerant of:
  • Best Garden Use: Cascades, Container Garden
  • Family:
  • Closely Related Species:
  • Miscellaneous: North American native, Invasive, Naturalizing, Extended bloom season in Zones 9A and above, Attractive flowers / blooms
  • Genus Detail: Wedelia
  • Further Reading and References: Here and Here