Plant Care 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


Bellis perennis

How to care for Margarida


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

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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 🏡.


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.

Difficulty Level

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

Water Needs
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Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Margarida



Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


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
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Grew out of its pot very quickly.

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Needs lots of sun!

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She’s pretty

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