Characteristics: Perennial 30 cm
Seeds per packet: 30
Large gazania like flowers in many colours including cream, white, apricot, carmine, many with a centre of contrasting colour. Blooms over a long period and are ideal for garden beds or containers.
Adaptable to most well-drained garden soils in a sunny position, avoid waterlogged soils.
Adaptable to most good well-drained garden soils in a sunny position, avoid waterlogged soils.
Tropical: Autumn to early winter.
Temperate: Winter and spring.
Cold: Late summer to early autumn or mid spring.
Sow: Sow on surface and firm into soil, cover just enough to hold the seed in place. Keep moist whilst germination occurs.
For best results sow directly into soil where they are to grow.
Germination: 10-14 days at 15-20°C
Plant space: 20-30cm
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.