Invasive Species Council of British Columbia
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Cutleaf daisy

Erigeron compositus

About This Species

Zone 3a BC Native

Grow me instead of Oxeye daisy

Small and compact, the perennial Cutleaf daisy is a perennial with woolly leaves and finely divided flower petals available in a variety of colors from white, to violet, to pink. Flowers bloom from May to August. This species is very drought and heat tolerant and does well in rocky, poor soils. Cutleaf daisy is native to BC!

When selecting non-invasive plants for your garden, be sure to look for those that are suitable for your location, including moisture requirements, hardiness zone, and avoidance of known bear attractants among other factors.

Plant Special Features

  • Drought-tolerant
  • Fire smart
  • Bear smart
  • Pollinator friendly

Moisture Requirements


Dry or occasionally moist conditions