Week 19 – May 13, 2021

Plant Information

Sunshine Mixture Tetraploid Gazania

  • Sunshine Mixture Tetraploid Gazania - Bloom
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Gazania rigens

Common Name: Tetraploid Gazania

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Blooming Season: Late Summer, Late Spring, Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance

Water: Light

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 6 - 10" (15 - 25cm)

Height: 12" (30cm)

Width: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Heat tolerant, covered with large flowers and very low maintenance.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 4 to 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: 9 to 10 weeks

  • Long-blooming mix includes cream, yellow, orange, pink and red shades, with some striped flowers. 
  • Upright plants are excellent for the bedding market as a landscape-performing garden plant, with larger flowers and robust growth.