Plant Care African Bush Daisy

African Bush Daisy

Also known as

Bull's-eye

Taxonomy

Euryops chrysanthemoides
Euryops
Asteraceae
Asterales

How to care for African Bush Daisy

💦 Water

How often to water your African Bush Daisy

Water needs for African Bush Daisy
0.5 cups
every 9

African Bush Daisy needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of African Bush Daisy

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
☀️ Light

Finding light for African Bush Daisy in your home

Light needs and placement for plant African Bush Daisy: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

African Bush Daisy love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

African Bush Daisy does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of African Bush Daisy in your home 🏡.

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize African Bush Daisy

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for African Bush Daisy: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your African Bush Daisy after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

💡 FAQs
💦 Water Needs

African Bush Daisy prefers for the soil to dry out between waterings and should be watered regularly. Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

African Bush Daisy Water Frequency →

African Bush Daisy Root Rot →


☀️ Sunlight Needs

African Bush Daisy requires abundant, bright and direct light. Place it less than one foot from a window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪. Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement in your home 🏡.

African Bush Daisy Light Requirements →

African Bush Daisy Direct Sunlight Needs & Tolerance →


🐶 🐈 👶 Toxicity

Greg does not have confirmed data on this plant’s toxicity. If you, a family member, or a pet consumes plant material of unknown toxicity, it’s always best to consult a medical professional.

If you or someone else ingested this plant, call Poison Control at US (800) 222-1222. If a pet consumed this plant, contact your veterinarian or the ASPCA at US (888) 426-4435.

African Bush Daisy Toxicity to Cats →

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🪴 Soil

African Bush Daisy does best in well-draining soil. A good soil will contain lots of organic matter such as coco coir as well as perlite or vermiculite to help with drainage. Adding a handful of perlite to regular store-bought potting soil should do the trick!

Best Soil Mix for African Bush Daisy →

When and How to Successfully Repot African Bush Daisy →


🧐 Troubleshooting

When troubleshooting a sad-looking houseplant, start by checking for signs of distress in its leaves, such as yellowing, browning, or drooping, which can indicate overwatering or nutrient deficiencies.

Inspect the soil moisture; too dry or too wet soil can cause problems.

Ensure the plant is getting the right amount of light, as too much or too little can stress it.

Finally, consider environmental factors like temperature and humidity, and adjust care routines accordingly to revive your plant.


Care Summary for African Bush Daisy

African Bush Daisy

African Bush Daisy


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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