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anyone can help with the advice on how to revive my daisy? I water it a lot but it keeps drying out and no new flowers..


  • madpenguinmadpenguin Posts: 2,497

    I would dead head all over.The plant is putting energy into producing seed so has given up on flowers.Have you fed the plant?

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  • hogweedhogweed Posts: 4,053

    Clip off all the old blooms, give it a good water and a tomato feed. I would also put it somewhere partly shaded until it recovers a bit. 

    'Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement' - Helen Keller
  • Kitty 2Kitty 2 Posts: 5,150

    Do you deadhead the old flowers?  I think leaving them may cause your plant to put its energy into setting seed.  If you remove them the plant might make new ones.

    I don't grow this plant, just guessing based on typical plant behaviour. 

    Regarding the watering, a good drench is generally better than little and often.  Container grown plants need more watering than ones planted in the ground, especially in hot weather.

  • Thank you so much!

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