Osteoespermum are indigenous to Southern Africa.

Position your plants in full sun or semi shade in a well drained and healthy soil.  Osteospermum have good heat tolerance so do well in Limpopo summers.  It is advisable to fertilize relatively frequently.  

Disease and Pests

The most common pests you can expect are White Fly, thrips and Leaf Minor.  Almost all diseases that effect Osteospermums can be treated with a broad spectrum Fungicide.