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 Autumn Flowers

Gerbera Daisy


Gerbera Daisy

    Gerbera Daisy - please refer to plant caretag for specific variety information


Colours - Many bright colours.


Flowering period - Blooms from early summer until autumn.


Features - Elegant daisies bearing brightly coloured flowers on strong, slightly curved stems above slumps of unique foliage.


Spacing - Plant 12" to 15" apart (30 - 38 cm)


Height - Grows 10" to 12" tall (25 - 30 cm)


Soil and water - Best in rich, moist and well drained soil. Use a soil with good aeration. Water as needed.


Light requirements - Plant in full sun or part shade.


Best use - Excellent cut flowers. Harvest when fully open. Attractive in borders, containers and garden beds.


Growing tips - Plant in garden after threat of frost has passed. Not hardy, grow as an annual. Water 2 to 3 times per week until established. Attracts bees, butterflies and birds. Fertilize every 2 to 3 weeks with an all purpose water soluble fertilizer. Remove finished blooms at base of plant to encourage new blooms.



Planning your garden

For beginners it is important to draw a garden layout plan

• Choose plants suitable for the site (sun vs. shade, soil, etc)

• Arrange plants according to their height

• Arrange according to plant form and texture

• Arrange according to flowering periods for constant blooming

• Arrange in groupings by type and color considerations


Select an autumn flower


Autumn Flowers

Click on a flower from the list below to see a photo and find lots of growing and plant care tips.










   Garden Mum

   Gerbera Daisy


   Kale - Flowering


   Ornamental pepper


   Pansy - Icicle








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