Osteospermum fruticosum (Cultivated)

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Osteospermum fruticosum
, also called the Trailing African Daisy or Shrubby Daisybush, is a shrubby, semi-succulent herbaceous flowering plant native to South Africa, belonging to the small tribe Calenduleae of the sunflower family (Asteraceae).
It grows between 6 and 12 inches tall and can spread four to six feet in width. The dark-centered daisy-like flowers range in color from deep purple to white. Some hybrid growers have bred pale yellow-flowering strains. The plant is a perennial in mild climates.
(From Wikipedia on 27.7.13) 

Osteospermum fruticosum_RKC01_07072012: Osteospermum fruticosum (L.) Norl.
Photographed at: Flowerland in Zooworld, Daejeon, S. Korea
Susy-- Super symmetry. Thanks ... for sharing this unique plant..