Scientific Name :
Chrysanthemum indicum L.
Dendranthema indicum (L.) Des Moul.
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Found wild in most habitats. Grasslands on mountain slopes, thickets, wet places by rivers, fields, roadsides
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Description (Morphology) :
Chrysanthemum indicum is a perennial growing to 0.6 m (2ft) by 0.6 m (2ft in). The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by Insects. Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils. Suitable pH: mildly acid, neutral and basic (mildly alkaline) soils. It cannot grow in the shade. It prefers moist soil.