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Osteospermum flowers dying?

gardenman91gardenman91 BrightonPosts: 429
Good evening fellow gardeners! So I’m just deadheading my Osteospermums and was wondering if the drooping/shrivelled flowers are dead, or if not why are they dropping? Many thanks :smile:


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  • madpenguinmadpenguin Isle of WightPosts: 2,422
    I think they are just going over so i would dead head,the rest of the plant looks OK.
    The heat a sun we have been having has made the flowers die more quickly this year  :/
    “Every day is ordinary, until it isn't.” - Bernard Cornwell-Death of Kings
  • gardenman91gardenman91 BrightonPosts: 429
    Okay thanks for the advice madpenguin, I’ve never grown osteospermum before so wanted to ask before I started chopping away haha. 

    On a side note, do you grow foxgloves?
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