Diascia 'Divara White'

Diascia 'Divara White'

Twinspur

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Key Information

  • Botanical name: Diascia 'Divara White'
  • Common name: Twinspur
  • Plant type: Perennial

Height: 20cm

Spread: 20cm

  • Features: Flowers

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Diascia barberae is a tender South African perennial typically grown as an annual, popular in patio bedding and container displays, especially hanging baskets. 

Diascia 'Divara White' bears masses of pure white blooms on trailing plants, all summer long. It works well with diascias in different colours, as well as other bedding favourites such as petunias and verbenas. 

Grow Diascia 'Divara White' in moist but well-drained soil or compost in full sun. Frost-tender, take cuttings in late summer or lift plants before the first frosts and overwinter them indoors.

Position

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Aspect: South facing, West facing
  • Position in border: Front
  • Maintenance: Needs regular watering in pots
  • Soil type: Well drained/light/sandy

Wildlife

Attracts:
  • Bees

  • Beneficial insects

  • Birds

  • Butterflies / Moths

  • Other pollinators

Care routine

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Take cuttings
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Toxicity

Toxic to:
  • People

  • Cats

  • Dogs

  • Birds

  • Horses

  • Livestock

  • Effects: No toxic effects reported for this plant.

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