The Gazania genus honors Theodorus Gaza, an influential Greek scholar of the 15th century Palaeologan Renaissance. Botanist Joseph Gaertner first. Gazania Splendens ‘Kiss’ Series. This dense, compact plant has round-shaped, dark green foliage and large, daisy-like flowers on short sturdy stems. Daybreak Bright Orange is a new introduction in seed Gazanias. It will be a strong opponent of the existing seed or cutting gazanias. The “Daybreak” series is.

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Gazanias thrive in full sun and prefer sandy, well-drained soils. Their trailing stems and sparkling blooms make them terrific additions to hanging basketscontainersover the top of walls where they will cascade gracefully down, creating a waterfall effect.

Gazania species are grown for the brilliant colour of their flowerheads which appear in the late spring and are often in bloom throughout the summer into autumn. Go to Garden Design Tool Done. Tolerates some soil dryness, dplendens prefers consistent moisture.

Gazania – Wikipedia

Annual, up to 30 cm tall. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Very easy to grow. This page was last edited on 9 Decemberat Each capitulum is formed by a central disc of tubular flowers, surrounded by ligulate peripheral flowers, whose color is very variable. The authors found that eight species were not really separate, but formed a species complex.


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Treasure Flower (Gazania Splendens Daybreak Red Stripe) 25 seeds (#1937)

Views Read Edit View history. Description This F1 hybrid Treasure Flower is earlier flowering than other gazanias! Coastal gazania Gazania rigens can severely alter the vegetation structure in plant communities by suppressing native plants. The seven species splendebs to be distinct were G.

If needed, Gazania responds to Cycocel chlormequat chloride or B-Nine daminozide. It can attain a height and spread of approx. A pretty South African daisy that bursts with flowers in white, yellow, orange or pink, cape-mar.

Numerous cultivars have been selected for variety of colour and habit. Gazanua not overwater, however. Under high light and long or extended days, an ammonium-based feed is preferred. Ray flowers of gqzania species are orange with black eyes at the bases and with orange-brown disks.

Treasure Flower (Gazania Splendens Daybreak Red Stripe) 25 seeds (#)

Genus name probably solendens Theodore de Gaza15th century Greek scholar, who translated some important botanical works of Theophrastus from Greek into Latin. Blooms, which close at night and on cloudy days, are singly borne on erect stems above low, dense, spreading clumps of narrow spoon-shaped leaves.


The blooms can be so alluring, they will have you crouching for a closer look. Popular as a specimen or small grouping on residential property around homes, near patios or in. Botrytis, Rhizoctonia, Sclerotinia Common Pests: Funk and Raymund Chan.

Plants prefer a sunny position and are tolerant of dryness and poor soils. It is a weed in the islands of Madeira, Sicily and Sardinia and Spain.

Gazania Splendens ‘Kiss’ Series

Gazania Gazania rigens Scientific classification Kingdom: Culture Grow in sandy to average, well-drained soils in full sun. View or Create Collections.

Yellow and White variety of Gazania rigens. There are 2 main types of Gazanias: This Cichorioideae article is a stub. Greg Jordan splenvens of floral bracts Photo: