Plant Care Margarida
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Margarida

4.6 out of 5 (5 experiences)

Margarida has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Margarida has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily

Also known as

Daisy, Daisy, Common daisy, Lawn daisy, English daisy, Bruisewort and Woundwort

Taxonomy

Bellis perennis
Bellis
Asteraceae
Asterales

How to care for Margarida

Water

How often to water your Margarida

Water needs for Margarida
0.5 cups
every 9

Margarida 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 Margarida

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Daisy in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Margarida: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Margarida love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Margarida does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Margarida

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Margarida: 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 Margarida after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Margarida is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Care Summary for Margarida

Margarida

Margarida


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.

What other plant parents say

Margarida has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 4
Margarida has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 3
Margarida has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Margarida has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
Plant parent avatar
@Plant parent
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 147 XP
08/23/2021

Grew out of its pot very quickly.

Fast grower Fast grower
Cass avatar
@Cass
leaf-1 2 Plants
xp 49 XP
globe Meriden, Connecticut
07/28/2021

Needs lots of sun!

Fast grower Fast grower
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Allie_ballie avatar
@Allie_ballie
leaf-1 6 Plants
xp 130 XP
globe Weatherford, Texas
06/09/2021

She’s pretty

Blooms easily Blooms easily
Fast grower Fast grower
Survivor Survivor
Pet friendly Pet friendly

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