Scientific Name: Gerbera jamesonii (incl. hybrids) Form: Mounded
Common Name:Transvaal daisy Texture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:AsteraceaeHabit: Spreading
Plant Type: Flowering cut plant, Flowering pot plant, Annual Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Africa, Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 8b: (-9.4 to -7 C)
Leaves: Simple, Lobed, Basal, Tomentose, Oblong, Obovate, Pinnately lobed
Flowers: Head (capitulum), White, Yellow, Orange, Pink, Red, Dark-red, Jun- Jul- Aug
Fruit: Achene, Brown, Sep- Jul- Aug- Oct
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Bedding plant, Container planting, Cut flower or foliage, Indoor plant, Perennial border
Key ID Features:Leaves large, basal, oblanceolate with shallow lobes; petioles floppy, pubescent; head with varying colours of ray florets.